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'heads of state, parliaments, tribunals, armed forces, police and mass media are just tools of the big transnational corporations. just tools of the big transnational corporations'

Where should we frack? A North East Green Party member replies to Lord Howell

Lord Howell suggests we should frack in the 'desolate North East'.

Emily Blyth from Sunderland and a member of the Green Party executive has a musical reply to Lord Howell:

Find a world with unlimited water, Where pollution is useful and rare,
Where earthquakes don't pose any danger, And go fracking there

Where climate change won't make a difference, A planet with nothing to lose,

Fight the Frack!

The local population of the quiet village of Balcombe in Sussex have erupted into protest.

The cause of this upheaval is energy firm Cuadrilla, which has been conducting exploratory drilling in the area.

Cuadrilla is looking to extract shale oil through the controversial
process of fracking, which