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Fracking Kills, Earth Spills… Tears

Fracking Kills, Earth Spills... Tears

Oliwia Sypien

Fracking Kills, Earth Spills… Tears, 2015

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Fracking, it is more commonly use now than ever and that is what made it dangerous. The art above illustrates how fracking uses million of gallons of water mixed with chemicals that would make the Earth itself crumble inside out. The circular shape with black stains represents the Earth that is poisoned by the fracking liquid. People claim that they are saving the environment, but this method is poisoning the Earth and that will lead to it killing us. Imagine us drinking water and fill ourselves with the unknown substances.  For more information you can visit:

http://www.gaslandthemovie.com/take-action

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