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People’s Climate March: a Day to Remember

On Sunday, September 21st an estimated 400,000 citizens came together and marched through the streets of Manhattan to demand serious action from world leaders, who were meeting that week at the UN Climate Summit.  Although there were a few politicians and celebrities in the … Continue reading

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Photo Op: UFA In Baltimore to Help Stop Fracked Gas Exports

While we work to stop Liberty Natural Gas off our shore, Maryland fights a monstrous onshore LNG port — Dominion Energy in Cove Point.  One week ago several United for Action members including Edie Kantrowitz, Sharon Goldstein, Meredith Dillon and … Continue reading

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Watch the “Tankers and Turbines” Speakers / Stop LNG Off Jones Beach / Demand Clean Energy

Our deep appreciation goes to Owen Crowley, who single-handedly filmed, edited (incorporating the speakers’ slides), and posted video of UFA’s Tankers & Turbines event that was held two weeks ago.  If you missed the event at Rutgers Church, you can … Continue reading

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Media Advisory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2014 Contact:  ekelley1@mac.com or 212-595-8892 PANEL TO INFORM PUBLIC OF PROPOSED OFFSHORE ENERGY PROJECTS, WILL HIGHLIGHT THE ENERGY-POLICY CROSSROADS FACED BY GOVERNOR CUOMO (New York, NY) A free public forum will be held on Thursday … Continue reading

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This Thursday: Forum on Liberty Natural Gas’ proposed tanker port outside the NY Harbor; Off Shore Wind Developments; How You Can Shape the Process

Join us at the beautiful Rutgers Presbyterian Church on West 73rd Street on Thursday, January 30th to learn the latest information regarding two potential offshore energy scenarios.  Sean Dixon, an attorney with  Clean Ocean Action, is one of the leaders … Continue reading

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Take Action: Help Stop the TPP Fast-Track Train

The Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, is the biggest trade deal in U.S. history, and the most secretive one as well.  The anti-fracking community has been hearing about it for some time, because if what has been leaked is true, the … Continue reading

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Exciting Upcoming Events

“Frackonomics” is back!  In case you missed our event at Ethical Culture last year, Deborah Rogers and Al Appleton will once again lay out how, in the words of Stephen Colbert, fracking is the “golden goose that is pooping all … Continue reading

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9/21: Join Our Allies to Fight KXL and Other Destructive Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

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Petition to Obama: No Fracking, especially on Public Lands!

It’s no secret: President Obama likes fracking. Because of this, many in the anti-fracking movement have long been calling for a campaign to push President Obama to ban fracking. After all, at a time when New York Governor Cuomo seems … Continue reading

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Venturing into the Heart of PA’s Gasland: A Firsthand Account by Melodie Bryant

I write with some embarrassment. I thought I knew everything there was to know about the horrors of fracking. After all, I’d been at the NY City Council meeting (along with Josh Fox) where the truth of what was facing … Continue reading

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