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Worth Watching: Dryden – The Small Town that Changed the Fracking Game


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This is a short doc from Earthjustice about the Upstate NY town of Dryden that’s been fighting to keep fracking out of their community. “The industry kept saying ‘We have the power, you have none. Get out of the way or leave,” says Dryden resident Joanne Cipolla-Dennis. But with the help of her neighbors and a pair of pioneering attorneys, they came up with a David vs. Goliath plan to ban fracking. The results were stunning and are helping to create a nationwide groundswell.

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