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The Fracking Truth: Is it Productive, and is it Safe?

Posted in - Environment & People on July 26th 2011 4 Comments Fracking Map

Though Hydraulic Fracturing (or fracking) has been around since 1947, the largest natural gas campaign in history started only recently with the privatized company Halliburton. The company (once headed by Dick Cheney) was at the center of numerous scandals during the Iraq war for unrealistic profits and smudged contracts.

Dick Cheney, along with President Bush formed …