From the good people at Sumofus.org
The UK government just declared war on the British people over
fracking. It's going to allow companies to frack under our homes
without our permission -- despite 99% of responses to a public consultation
saying an emphatic NO.
A massive 40,000 people formally objected to proposals to change
trespass laws so that fracking companies can extract oil and gas from under
people's land without permission. Showing utter disdain for democracy,
the government has decided to ignore this outpouring of public opposition, and
go ahead with changing the law in favour of the frack-happy 1%.
It's clear that this government is far more interested in helping fossil fuel
companies than it is in building a green economy or being democratically
accountable. But we can still stop this.
Tell the government to ditch plans to frack under our homes without our