"Fracking Films Reflect Twists in Drilling Debate"

"PITTSBURGH -- The boom in natural gas drilling has cast two opposing documentary filmmakers in unlikely roles."

"Josh Fox, a liberal environmental activist, finds himself at odds with President Barack Obama. Phelim McAleer, a free-market conservative, is echoing the Democratic president's support for natural gas.

The two don't see eye-to-eye on much of anything, especially each other."

Kevin Begos reports for the Associated Press July 22, 2013.


"Fracking 'Could Put Gas And Chemicals' in Drinking Water" (BBC News)

"Is OSU Fracking-Well Plan Drilling for Research Data, Or Cash?" (Columbus Dispatch)

"With ‘Gasland Part II,’ the Battle Over Fracking’s Safety Is Rejoined" (Washington Post)

"Josh Fox on Gasland Part 2, the Fracking-Earthquake Link & the Natural Gas Industry’s Use of PSYOPs" (Democracy Now!)

"Battle Continues in a Documentary Sequel on the Perils of Fracking" (New York Times)

Source: AP, 07/22/2013