Wanda's Picks Radio: Send Big Oil Packing, Stop Fracking!
Also known as FRACKING, the impact on human beings, let alone the planet is not known, However, there are recorded medical instances of illness associated with fracking and numerous earthquakes (109) in places like Youngtown, Ohio which sits on the Marcelles Shale where there is no record of such since 1776 (http://www.accuweather.com/en/weather-news/fracking-environmental-health/17444221).
Saturday, March 15, 2014 there is a huge demonstration in Sacramento against “fracking”. Health and Human Resource Education Center and Sacred Space Spiritual Support Group have organized a bus for Black folks in Oakland to show their outrage at the total disregard for humanity, Mother Earth, and life itself!
Citizens spoke out against fracking and weak regulation proposed by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources at a public hearing in Effingham. There are black people testifying against fracking. This video is a part of this Huffington Post coverage: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/will-reynolds/the-statehouse-bubble-bursts_b_4530183.html
Music: Sweet Honey in the Rock: Battered Earth, Greed; Wolf Hawk Jaguar's "Every Breath of Life"; Babatunde Lea's "African Tapestry (Prayer for a Continent)."
We close with an archival interview with Aisha Brown re: African Americans Making Connections II.
Show link: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/wandas-picks/2014/03/12/wandas-picks-radio-show-get-on-the-bus-to-stop-fracking