Josh Fox Highlights Fracking On Known Fault Lines in Los Angeles

By: Wednesday May 16, 2012 7:12 am

Hydraulic fracturing, the process of extracting natural gas from rock and shale by hitting it with high-pressure water and chemicals to cause large fissures, has come to Southern California, despite the major earthquake potential here and the documented evidence that fracking leads to elevated seismic activity. Yesterday, Josh Fox, the Oscar-nominated director behind the anti-fracking [...]

“Gasland” Director Josh Fox Arrested for Attempting to Film Congressional Hearing

By: Wednesday February 1, 2012 1:11 pm

Meet your government, ladies and gentlemen. Josh Fox, the Academy Award-nominated director of the fracking documentary Gasland, was arrested today on Capitol Hill for attempting to film a public hearing. In a stunning break with First Amendment policy, House Republicans directed Capitol Hill police to detain a highly regarded documentary crew that was attempting to [...]