Stop the presses PeakNation™, fractivists have a new strong ally! In a new story by, wait for it, The Voice of Russia some local Coloradans get a chance to create propaganda for Mother Russia. Normally, such absurdities would be allowed to whither on the vine, but when the study used as propaganda by The Voice of Russia is the same study cited during last week’s testimony for more fracking research, the absurdity of fractivists becomes that much more apparent.
At the end of January, there was a kerfuffle when a study done by Lisa McKenzie stated there was link between proximity to fracking wells and health issues. The trumpeting of eco-fanatics everywhere quickly quieted when the head of the Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment went to the extraordinary measure of publicly distancing the CDPHE from the results. Continue reading