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Economic Impacts of Plastic (A-Z Series)

June 15, 2020

As industry looks to produce more plastic and expand fracking to do so… It’s imperative that we understand the economic costs. Not only to be prepared and protect ourselves, but to expose the false promise of prosperity through expanded plastic production. These promises hide the consequences to health, environment, and local communities whose economies are…

Lines Between Issues Fade ~ From the Gas Fields to the City, Black Lives Matter

June 2, 2020

The Halt the Harm network does this work because we love people. We love activists and the environment.  As a movement, we don’t shy away from hard and uncomfortable work.  Pollution and threats to people who we know and harms that will fall on those we don’t know anger us.  We believe in social change…

Raising Resistance, Send your Gratitude to Four Amazing People Fighting harms of Fracking.

December 4, 2019

Thank you. Thank you for all you do to fight the harms of fracking and gas development. Thank you for reading and listening and being informed. Thank you for supporting leaders in your community that are fighting among crazy conditions and seemingly insurmountable industry pressures. Thank you for speaking up about the threats and harms…

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Movement Networking and Campaign Updates

December 4, 2019

We have so much to learn from each other and the different fights around the country. Pipelines, export facilities, fracking, storage hubs, refineries, ethane crackers… the list goes on. You know better than most – taking on one of the most powerful and reckless industries ever to exist is hard, thankless work. And if you’ve…

FracTracker 2019 Community Sentinel Award nominations now being accepted

August 9, 2019

From fractracker.org The impacts of the oil and gas industry are visible across the United States: farms sliced by dangerous pipelines, neighborhoods invaded with fracked wells, towns choked by petrochemical emissions, streams littered with throwaway plastics, regions plagued by extreme weather and a changed climate. But hope abounds in the thousands of volunteers working in…

HHN Welcome Committee Fellowship 2019

July 29, 2019

Note: The 2019 Welcome Committee fellowships for HHN have been filled. Make sure to join the network to be informed about upcoming opportunities. Welcome Committee fellows make sure the process for participating in Halt the Harm Network are smooth, inclusive and friendly.  We support network participants via the “Welcome Committee”. We are looking for people…

Announcing HHN Campaign Project Fellowships 2019

July 29, 2019

This program aims to support people fighting the harms of fracking and gas development. The program also seeks to support Fellows interested in informing and organizing people in their community. The Fellowship offers hands-on experience, talent development, and structured immersion in network building and movement support. Details: This Fellowship provides a stipend of $500 and…

Thank you!

November 25, 2018

Thank you. Thank you for all you do to fight the harms of fracking and gas development. Thank you for reading and listening and being informed. Thank you for supporting leaders in your community that are fighting among crazy conditions and seemingly insurmountable industry pressures. Thank you for speaking up about the threats and harms…

Discussion With Eliza Griswold, Author Of Amity and Prosperity

September 20, 2018

Eliza Griswold, author of “Amity and Prosperity : One Family and the Fracturing of America” joined us for a live recorded discussion about her book on Wednesday, September 12th 2018. Eliza is currently on a book tour : visit www.amityandprosperity.com for tour dates. “Amity and Prosperity is at heart a David and Goliath story fit…

Nominate a Community Sentinel for FracTracker Alliance’s Annual Award

August 27, 2018

FracTracker Alliance created the Community Sentinel Award for Environmental Stewardship, now in its fourth year, to honor environmental heroes protecting their communities from the harms of the oil and gas industry – from fracking wells to pipelines to export terminals. And today, the nomination period has officially opened.