How Did We Lose in New York, and How Can We Win it Back?

So how did we end up with a ban on fracking in New York? Largely through repeated lies by people who hate fossil fuels. Mind you, those same people refuse to stop using the fossil fuels they say are causing an environmental holocaust. They refuse to turn in their cars for a horse and buggy. They refuse to heat with solar or wind (or wood). They refuse to turn off their gas stoves. They love the low priced natural gas coming from Pennsylvania and elsewhere. But they demand their neighbors not be allowed to access the gas under their land. Go figure. MDN spotted a brag-piece (one of many) that chronicles how a bunch of ragtag hippies got Andrew Cuomo to ban fracking. It is an instructive piece, one that we can learn from…

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