Tag Archives: fracking

A fossil fuel facility with a sepia overlay. Text reads Take action to stop fossil fuels.Prioritizing breast cancer = ending fossil fuels

By Jayla Burton, Program Manager In the state of California, one of the largest oil producers in the US, our organization has been a leader in calling for an end to dangerous drilling practices that threaten our health and increase the risk of breast cancer. But this issue... Read more
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Breast Cancer Action LogoBreast Cancer Action is in strong support of California’s SB 467

Submitted via email on Friday, April 2 2021 Senator Scott Wiener State Capitol Sacramento, CA 95814 Re: SB 467 (Wiener/Limón) – Breast Cancer Action is in STRONG SUPPORT Dear Senator Wiener: Breast Cancer Action (BCAction) is strongly in support of SB 467... Read more
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Dear California: Fossil Fuels are Fueling a Public Health Crisis

Fossil fuel production is fueling the cancer and climate crisis -- and threatening our health and our communities. Read more
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Fracking on OUR Public Lands? No Way!

By Annie Sartor, Policy and Campaigns Coordinator Do public lands in the U.S. really belong to you and me? If they do, shouldn’t we have a say in how they are used – especially if the decision could be harmful to public health? The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is... Read more
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Breast Cancer & Fracking 101

By Annie Sartor, Policy and Campaigns Coordinator. Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” is the dangerous and controversial method of extracting hard to reach oil and natural gas from underground wells. Fracking a single well involves combining millions of gallons of water... Read more
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