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The 'Climate Crisis Is a Health Emergency': New Report Warns US Fracking Boom Making People and Planet Sick

Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/11/27/climate-crisis-health-emergency-new-report-warns-us-fracking-boom-making-people-and

Third world nations’ economies are mostly based on exporting natural resources. Although cheap natural gas for the domestic market has been fracking’s main driver to date, export LNG is the long game that will also enhance the 1%'s strategy to turn the US into a full blown third world nation, the ultimate goal being a neofeudal paradise for the 1% wherein they own everything and the 99% own nothing.

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And they wonder why more young people are dying earlier.

Chemicals and drinking water do not mix.

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In truth you can’t own anything .
If your not looking after the land ,water and air or being a good steward it gets taken of you .If this was the guiding principle half the corporations in the world would have to give up their property.
A society of evolved beings understands and implements this as everyone’s highest good is of prime value .

We must wake up fast move from being the toddlers of the universe to another level on the spiral of evolution.
It’s One For All And All For One .

There comes a time when the highest interests of all must supersede the interests of the few (the rich and powerful ).
Does society not have a responsibility to itself ?

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So they have been deregulating the chemical industries. They want fracking, and they want it everywhere. They want everyone getting sick from all the chemicals. They do not want us to have medicare for all. Only minimal health care while we are healthy enough to work. If you get sick from the chemicals they deny the connection, and the health insurance companies want to drop you. Seems like the psychopaths are at it again.

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The Climate Crisis Is a Health Emergency? From my perspective, until LNG and fossil fuels are eliminated it will only get worse and it will not be called a REAL GLOBAL EMERGENCY! Until we read this future headline: MILLIONS SICK AND DYING FROM GLOBAL CLIMATE CRISIS!

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They have no conscience and are so insouciant that they are also making not only them… but their families sick.

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Not to divert from the climate and fracking topic, but toxicity is rampant, leading to the oh-so morbid and depressing concept, “deaths of despair.” Where once there was an American dream…

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Just as a by the way. The process to get that Tarsands in Alberta converted into heavy bitumen requires a lot of energy. This energy tends to come from Natural gas which is being fracked across Northern BC and Alberta. The process also removes massive amounts of soil and vegetation that is atop the tarsands deposits , these both being natural carbon stores the removal of which releases that into the atmosphere.

It a god awful stupid process that has an exponential negative effect on the Environment yet somehow we are to accept that because this allows for “high paying jobs” it all worth it.

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That is a very pertinent article. The rise in suicides coincides with the breakdown of Community where people now feel they are isolated from one another only having their own resources to rely upon for survival. The dog eat dog world that Capitalism promotes deems these peoples as “failures” or “lazy shiftless and ignorant”. To top it all off these peoples often live in Communities that claim they are “Christian”.

It a total breakdown of society.

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An the addendum will be: MOST PREVIOUS CLIMATE DENIERS HAVE NOW PASSED ON.

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