Faith on the Front Lines

"What sustains me here on this blockade is not religion but collective action — a faith not in the idea of heaven but in the immediacy of Earth."

In all the coverage of this issue, those who oppose hydraulic fracturing are continually labeled “environmentalists.” Those who support it are referred to as “residents.” Never mind that we are residents as well, many for multiple generations.
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