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Fearless Investigative Journalism | truth + creativity

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newsCOUP: Pennsylvania is Discharging Radioactive Fracking Waste Into Rivers As Landfill Leachate, Impacting The Chesapeake Bay & Ohio River Watersheds

8/11/2019
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A Public Herald investigation has uncovered that DEP is allowing 14 Sewage Waste Treatment Plants to discharge radioactive fracking waste as landfill leachate into 13 Pennsylvania Waterways. The process DEP created to “treat” and discharge the leachate through sewage plants appears to date as far back as the fracking boom (2009 or longer). Read Full Investigation w/ Interactive Map »

Duration:00:39:27

newsCOUP: Will Laws or Mass Civil Disobedience Stop Fossil Fuels?

3/22/2019
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Today on the show we’re talking about direct action. What’s the right approach? Should you go to court? Should you contact your elected officials? Should you take action on the state, break the laws and perform acts of civil disobedience? And, do you do this alone? Or, do you get your community involved…do you get masses of people involved? READ THE FULL REPORT »

Duration:01:14:12

newsCOUP: State Officials Remain Unindicted As Fracking Industry Undergoes Criminal Investigation

2/15/2019
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“We need a smoking gun.” — Investigators at Attorney General Josh Shapiro’s office told Public Herald during a meeting in 2017. A criminal investigation of the oil and gas fracking industry is underway in Pennsylvania, the nation’s second largest producer of natural gas. Pennsylvania’s Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has “assumed jurisdiction over several criminal investigations involving environmental crimes” in Washington County where oil and gas companies have been indicted. The...

Duration:00:40:49

newsCOUP: Clorox Selling Pool Salt Made From Fracking Wastewater

2/13/2019
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Investigation: Clorox Selling Pool Salt Made From Fracking Wastewater by Joshua B. Pribanic for Public Herald | Edited by Melissa A. Troutman February 11, 2019 | Updated February 12, 2019 | Project: Smoking Gun, newsCOUP You might be shocked to learn that a Clorox product used to treat swimming pools came from fracking wastewater. Public Herald has discovered that Eureka Resources, a company based in Pennsylvania, has been treating wastewater from shale gas development — a.k.a....

Duration:00:30:19