Month: October 2014

Sunday Reading: California Drinking and Irrigation Aquifers Contaminated with Fracking Water

Troubling news from California. Protected¬†aquifers in drought-ridden California have been found to contain billions of gallons of fracking wastewater. According to documents obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, the California State Water Resources Board found that at least nine of the 11 hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, wastewater injection sites that were shut down in […]


A Marriage Equality Victory

Another marriage equality victory to celebrate that could potentially expand same-sex marriage to 30 states, up from 19. Supreme Court Delivers Tacit Win to Gay Marriage, via the New York Times. The decision to let the appeals court rulings stand, which came without explanation in a series of brief orders, will have an enormous practical […]