New Madrid & Wabash Valley Seismic Zones Meers fault in Oklahoma Oklahoma is "riddled with faults" according to seismologist Andrew Holland. The Meers fault is the only place in the Sooner state where a fault line is visible. It's a straight line for almost 50 miles, near Lawton. Some 15 miles is clearly visible from the air.
Today, at nearly 200 members Artists Against Fracking works to expose and stop the harmful and contaminating practice of fracking for natural gas and oil through mass awareness and peaceful democratic action. At its core, we believe that fracking for shale gas is a danger to New Yorkers. Inevitably, the process leads to the release of toxic chemicals — many of which are unknown and unreported — into our air and water. http://artistsagainstfracking.com/
One of the political parties has always tried to get a safety net under people. . .[Obamacare] is an enormous Accomplishment. It started with glitches and problems - but all of our nat'l endeavors started out badly. WW II did not start well, or the Highway Act or Social Security or the the Hoover Dam. What happens is they get FIXED by both parties. . .and that's what should happen now. If one party says "no", they should anticipate having the sick, the dying, the dead on their lawn."
Fossil fuels are responsible for climate change and the resulting weather extremes and rising oceans. Oil gluttons are so immersed in their own greed they refuse to embrace alternate energy as it might impact the billions they collect at the gas pump.