Independent news has never been so important.

Did you know that you can get Democracy Now! delivered to your inbox every day? Sign up for our Daily News Digest today! Don't worry, we'll never share or sell your information.

Thousands Protest Fracking in D.C. Rally

HeadlineJul 30, 2012

Thousands of people rallied on Capitol Hill on Saturday to protest the national gas drilling process known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Organizers of the “Stop the Frack Attack” rally say they brought together members of communities across the country whose lives are being adversely impacted by the environmental damage of fracking. The rally culminated in a march to the offices of America’s Natural Gas Alliance and the American Petroleum Institute.

The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Please attribute legal copies of this work to Some of the work(s) that this program incorporates, however, may be separately licensed. For further information or additional permissions, contact us.

Non-commercial news needs your support

We rely on contributions from our viewers and listeners to do our work.
Please do your part today.
Make a donation