Oklahoma Earthquakes And The Rise In Fracking

Our friends with Stop Fracking Payne County are featured in this new mini-documentary about fracking in Oklahoma. The Norman Fracking Forum which some EF!er’s helped pull off is featured as well.

“The earth is shaking in Oklahoma, and it’s far from normal –– a recent study by Cornell University and the U.S. Geological Survey has linked the state’s exponential spike in earthquakes with a surge in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Imran Garda talks to worried Oklahomans and gets a behind-the-scenes look at how the chemical-laced water required to frack is disposed of.”

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National Weekend of Action Against the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act

The Institute for Critical Animal Studies is calling for a weekend of action against the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act. You can read more about the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act at the website, Green is the New Red. Cross Timbers Earth First! and Oklahoma IWW will be hosting a movie screening in Norman in conjunction with the weekend of action. We’ll be showing Behind The Mask: The Story of The People Who Risk Everything To Save Animals, September 7th in Norman. Following the film, we’ll have a brief discussion about how residents of the Cross Timbers bioregion can organize against legislation like AETA as well as how to support activists facing AETA charges, like Kevin Olliff and Tyler Lang.

What: Behind The Mask: The Story of The People Who Risk Everything To Save Animals.

When: Sept. 7th, doors 6:00pm, movie starts at 6:30pm.

Where: Dope Chapel, 115 S Crawford, Norman, OK, 73069

Who: Cross Timbers Earth First! and the Oklahoma IWW