The media does not want you to worry about fracking, or the land it ravages, or all the water it consumes.
They want you to go into debt to buy another car. They want you to eat a big Thanksgiving dinner, watch some football, then get in line that same night and rack up more debt buying cheap stuff that you don’t need. Stuff that was made by underpaid workers in another country.
I took a look at Juan Cole’s Informed Comment blog thinking to find good info on the Gaza conflict, and found Ellen Cantorow’s great article, Winning the war on Fracking would be the biggest Victory of All:
There’s a war going on that you know nothing about between a coalition of great powers and a small insurgent movement. It’s a secret war being waged in the shadows while you go about your everyday life.
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