From our friends at Earth First! Journal: http://earthfirstjournal.org/newswire/2017/03/29/call-to-action-camp-white-pine-to-resist-the-mariner-east-2-pipeline-in-pennsylvania/ Here in Huntingdon County, PA, work has already begun at Raystown Lake, the largest lake entirely within Pennsylvania state borders, where Sunoco intends to use a horizontal directional drill to bore underneath and lay the pipe. Sunoco Logistics and its subcontractors have no regard for the beauty of A
Created by E.D.G.E. member ***Pennsylvanians from across the state are calling Attorney General Josh Shapiro asking him to investigate the DEP (Department of Environmental Protection) for mishandling fracking-related complaints as exposed in a recent report by investigative journalists Public Herald. Report: www.publicherald.org/dep Demand that Governor Wolf STOP all oil & gas construction permits until the investigation is complete. Attorney General Shapiro has the responsib
To view the full release and download media and documentation: http://tinyurl.com/ResistSunocoPA-Press Across Pennsylvania, Resistance to Fossil Fuel Pipelines Grows: Pressure is on Gov. & AG to Act In response to a three year investigation by Public Herald, revealing 9,000+ hidden citizen complaints and water contamination cases in which the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) committed misconduct: including negligence, misfeasance and malfeasance, Pe
Learn more about the PA pipeline resistance week of action: https://www.facebook.com/events/754527688034379/ Hundreds, possibly thousands, of miles of pipelines are being laid across Pennsylvania despite the objections of residents and landowners. From the Mariner East to the Atlantic Sunrise, resistance is growing in many communities!
Fracking and pipeline companies tell us that we need these fossil fuels even though we know that the vast majority of them are being exporte
"In April 2016, the Sunoco tree crew returned to finish clear-cutting, even though it was more than a week after the date cited in their injunction. I was again arrested. This time I spent 3 days in the Centre County Correctional Facility because Huntingdon County has no accommodations for female prisoners. I was held on “suicide watch” because I refused to answer intake questions. I was denied phone calls to either my family or my lawyer. " ~Ellen Gerhart http://www.jvas.org
"If you don't know what you're doing here, you're in the way."
~Faith Spotted Eagle This video from Longhouse Media should be required watching for all Pipeline Resistors:
https://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/news/native-news/faith-spotted-eagle-settler-colonial-mind-set/ Thankfully, EDGE and our friends at Resist Sunoco PA are ready to help you figure out where your skills are needed in Pennsylvania Pipeline Resistance. EVERYONE has a role to play to stop the fossil fuel p
From our friends at Resist Sunoco PA: "The rush to build massive pipelines began before the election of President Trump, spurred in part by Congress's repeal of a 40-year-old ban on oil exports in December 2015 (backed by then-President Barack Obama). Even before that decision, the United States was already the world's largest exporter of diesel, gasoline, and aviation fuel, and a net exporter of coal. With a glut of oil and gas discoveries in the Marcellus, Barnett, and Bakk
Sourced, copy and photo from Maya van Rossum of Delaware Riverkeeper Network View full report here: https://medium.com/@DelawareRiverkeeper/full-frontal-assault-vs-back-door-attacks-on-the-environment-9dd118b2d979#.3mp41417u I learned, last minute that today, February 28, there was to be a “listening session” at the PADEP regional office in Norristown seeking input on the very important Section 102 regulations focused on stream protection and pollution prevention. It was near