Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Global Fracking Protest roundup (Canada, England x2, Poland, Romania)

While the US has taken the lead on education about the harms of fracking,
the global resistance is much more active in Canada, and Europe now.

You might not know it by consuming US News Media, but there are big
protests against fracking in at least 5 places now.

  • Rexton, New Brunswick Canada,
  • Barton Moss, Salford (Manchester) England,
  • Balcombe, Sussex, England,
  • Pungesti, Romania
  • Zurawlow, Poland

Here are some links to videos for you to explore,
youtube channels, and search terms.

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I. Rexton NB protests against Fracking
First Nations - Elsipogtog - Mi'kmaq Warriors

Youtube Channels:
Elsipogtog: RCMP move in on peaceful protesters 17 October (Amanda Polchies girl w/feather)

Use this search on google:
rexton|brunswick|nb|elsipogtog|mi'kmaq shale|fracking|hydrofracking protest|police|rcmp


II. Pungesti in northeastern Romania

Google Search:
romania|Silistea|Pungesti fracking|protest|"gazelor+de+sist"|shale
III. Balcombe, West Sussex, England, UK

Many videos: try these Youtube Channels:

IV. Barton Moss, Salford, Greater Manchester, England UK

50 police w/Helicopter for 30 protesters.
Check out the drill site surrounded by RAZOR WIRE!

More info and links:

V. Farmer Protest,
Zurawlow, Poland

Use this search on Google:
"Farmer Protest"|fracking|shale|"Gaz łupkowy" Zurawlow|Poland


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be happy and free from suffering :)
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