May 16, 2011

Fracking: A Musical Approach to a Serious Problem

This music video "My Water's on Fire Tonight (The Fracking Song)" was released last week. It was made by David Holmes and journalism students at New York University’s Studio 20 in collaboration with ProPublica

This video is an upbeat introduction to Hydaulic Fracturing, aka Fracking, and the threat it causes to our water, air, and climate. Yet, Fracking is far from funny or simple, so check out ProPublica's now three-year investigation on Fracking for more information: