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PR: The Corporate State of Pennsylvania
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection sues Townships with Community Rights Home Rule Charters to force in fracking injection wells.
PA Dept of Environmental Protection sues its own communities over fracking injection wells
A state agency charged with protecting the health and safety of communities and the natural environment sues Grant and Highland Townships in Pennsylvania, attempting to force in frack wastewater injection wells against the will of the people.
PR: Ohio / Pennsylvania Communities Rising Tour: Defying the Corporate State
Ohio and Pennsylvania residents are inundated with environmental harms, and have had enough. Join the Communities Rising tour, featuring voices from the front lines in the wave of direction action against the corporate state. Check it out here.
PR: First in Ohio Ballot Initiative: Right to a Healthy Climate in Bowling Green
Bowling Green, OH, students and residents join together to advance a Community Rights Charter Amendment for the November ballot. The measure would establish a right climate – the first measure of its kind in the state.
Ohio and Pennsylvania Communities Rising Tour – Defying The Corporate-State
Ohio and Pennsylvania residents are inundated with environmental harms, and are taking action to protect themselves and advance Community Rights. Check out Ken Ward and other front line leaders on this tour.
Oregon We the People 2.0 Spring Tour
Join us on our tour of Oregon with We the People 2.0 and Community Rights conversations in March and April – learn what you can do to protect the places you live!
We the People 2.0 Screening in Barnstead, NH
Barnstead, NH, residents are leaders in the Community Rights Movement. Coming up, they host We the People 2.0 as they continue their work to grow Community Rights and protect their Town. Learn more here.
Changing the power structures through We the People 2.0 and Community Rights
Gig Harbor, WA, residents face over-development and environmental threats – and turn to the documentary We the People 2.0 and Community Rights for solutions.
CCBOR Media Release: Columbus Water Protectors Deliver Anti-Fracking Petitions to City Hall
Columbus, OH, residents to deliver more than 10,000 signatures to City Hall on Friday. Residents are working to place a Community Bill of Rights banning toxic fracking waste on the November ballot.
Community Rights for Social Justice: Growing Roots and Rights – A Workshop in Cleveland
Cleveland, OH, residents explore what myriad issues – from immigration bans, LGBTQ discrimination, and police brutality, to fracking, pipelines, and GMOs – have in common: a legal structure that places corporations and privilege above people and ecosystems. Join us April 1st.