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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Ellen Cantarow

Ellen Cantarow

Ellen Cantarow reported on Israel and the West Bank from 1979 to 2009 for the Village Voice, Mother Jones, Inquiry, and Grand Street, among other publications. For the past four years she has been writing about the toll the oil and gas industries are taking on the environment. She views corporate penetrations of American land for fracking as colonization that is turning the US into a petro-state with impacts similar to those in, among other Third World countries, Nigeria.

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Ellen Cantarow

Ellen Cantarow

Ellen Cantarow reported on Israel and the West Bank from 1979 to 2009 for the Village Voice, Mother Jones, Inquiry, and Grand Street, among other publications. For the past four years she has been writing about the toll the oil and gas industries are taking on the environment. She views corporate penetrations of American land for fracking as colonization that is turning the US into a petro-state with impacts similar to those in, among other Third World countries, Nigeria.

Other articles by this author

2014 925 cost t

Living Death: The Real Costs of Fracking

By Ellen Cantarow, Truthout | Book Review

2013 06.24.Sandfrac -thumb

The Price of Sand

By Ellen Cantarow, Truthout | Movie Review

52112frak cat

How Rural America Got Fracked

By Ellen Cantarow, TomDispatch | News Analysis

Energy Is Ugly

By Ellen Cantarow, Tomdispatch | News Analysis
Other archived articles by this author