The base of the conservative movement is old, white, Christian and extremely bigoted. As they die off (while draining every penny from Medicare, the kind of government program they claim to despise), they will not be replaced and the right knows it
Daily Archives: May 30, 2012
I am reposting this as per Priscilla B.’s request.
1- Contamination of potable ground water with methane or traces of fracking chemicals; 2-surface water pollution from dumping hyper-salty post-frack wastewater into rivers; 3-harmful air pollution levels at fracking sites and nearby; 4-methane leakage, which may massively boost the greenhouse gas impact of fracking; and 5-earthquakes caused by the injection of post-frack wastewater deep underground.
/ Just some of the things Fracking does.