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Angela Fox Gifts Vera Scroggins With First Donation

June 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

  Angela Fox, founder of The Mothers Project, brought the first donation check of $5,633, raised through her organization to Vera at the site of Vera’s everyday work: keeping an eye on fracking sites throughout her area. For those who want to donate or help out: Fundraiser for Vera to keep doing her work of exposing the Gas Industry in her county in Pa. despite obstacles in her path by Cabot Oil and Gas… here is fundraiser site: http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Support-for-Vera-Scroggins.html?soid=1109987088388&aid=wU-jrQKXS5c thanks, ………..OR can send donations [...]

Fundraiser Appeals Video For Vera Scroggins

May 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

This short video is part of a longer interview with Vera Scroggins in which she describes generally her reasons for needing our support in her advocacy for us and against the oil and gas fracking industry. To support and help Vera, funds can be sent to: Checks can be marked for Vera and sent to: The Mothers Project 2578 Broadway, 108 New York, NY 10025   Please Indicate: for Vera All Contributions are tax deductible and go directly To Vera to sustain her legal defense and for testing water for chemicals.   Fuller videos of Vera’s “appeals” interview can be seen at: [...]

Vera Scroggins Appeals To You And The Courts

May 15, 2015 // 2 Comments

With Asha Canalos’ Artwork for an intro, Vera Scroggins, world renowned Activist and Fracking Tour Guide of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, explains in her own words what has happened legally to her recently and how she needs “OUR” help. This is the short version. The uncut longer version follows. Part 1-Vera’s Appeals In General………(0:18 – 4:12) Part 2-Vera’s Appeals in Greater Detail………….(4:13 – 7:16) -New lawyer; change judges and places; Vera’s purpose for activism; a new trial so she can tell her story…… Part [...]

Cabot’s Security Posts Photographs of 63-Yr Old Scroggins in Guards’ Campers, for Failing to Follow the “Unwritten Rules”, And Other Tales of the Absurd from Fracksylvania

October 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Originally posted on Steve Todd - Passionate about things that matter.:
The following is an unbelievable story of how much of a threat one unarmed grandma can be perceived as, to corporate hegemony of our democratic republic. A story of how far The Political Class will go to stop her, but also an expose [...]

Delaware Riverkeeper Network video Mars School Fracking

October 13, 2014 // 1 Comment

A Western Pennsylvania community is the scene of the next battle over where fracking will be allowed. Parents in the Mars School District along with the Delaware Riverkeeper Network and the Clean Air Council believe plans for a large shale gas extraction development will threaten the health of thousands of students who attend classes in schools a short distance [...]

Howie Hawkins – Citizen Gas Tour – Ray’s Bad Water

October 13, 2014 // 3 Comments

From the Gas lands in Pennsylvania with Vera Scroggins   Howie Hawkins, running for Gov. of New York on Green Party Ticket….attends a Citizen Gas Tour, where I take him to gas sites next to homes, on farms and he meets families with contaminated water near gas drilling….Susquehanna County, Pa.. The Gas Company is Cabot Oil and Gas and there are six other gas companies in our county. 1,000 gas wells so far and 39 Compressor Stations so [...]

Little Blue – A Broken Promise

October 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

A small community was promised a recreational dream. Instead they got a toxic nightmare. Watch their battle against coal ash, a toxic waste that is polluting hundreds of similar communities across America. You can take action and tell the EPA to regulate this waste by clicking here –http://earthjustice.org/coalash The owner of the CoalAsh impoundment: https://www.firstenergycorp.com/content/fecorp/corporate/contact_us.html Twitter: @firstenergycorp   Other Related Articles: http://www.post-gazette.com/news/environment/2014/04/04/Coal-ash-site-to-close-sooner/stories/201404040080 [...]

Operation Sweep Out Corruption: An Anti-Keystone Pipeline Action

April 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Operation Sweep Out Corruption: An Anti-Keystone Pipeline Action   Should we allow a Canadian energy pipeline to be built across the center of the US from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico? Known as the Keystone-XL pipeline (KXL) for the last few years, communities across the nation have been organizing and rallying against it. The Earth Quaker Action Team of Philadelphia helped put together a training session for people willing to risk arrest in a demonstration to send a message to President Obama about the recent US Department’s report and his upcoming decision to accept the building [...]