The bank made a bait and switch from a farm loan to a commercial loan that distressed the Thorpe Farm in Pennsylvania. Now the bank is foreclosing and there is only a little window left to save it. Organic farms represent only one percent of all farm in the US but provide the healthiest foods.
Right now, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is considering lifting a temporary ban on fracking in New York. Lifting this temporary ban would threaten communities' health, pollute vital water sources, open up peoples' lands to gas exploration, and speed up global climate change. Communities across the
The oil and gas industry lobby wants to begin fracking in Maryland -- while blocking efforts to fund studies of the potential consequences. To ensure our communities are protected, we're pushing the Maryland General Assembly to pass a legislative moratorium on fracking in 2013. Fracking is a