Developers want to warehouse fracked gas in the heart of New York's wine country.
Melissa Tuckey is an award winning poet and author of the book Tenuous Chapel. She’s a co-founder of the national poetry organization Split This Rock. You can read more of her writings atwww.melissatuckey.net.
Extracting natural gas through hydraulic fracturing threatens all that's good about my upstate New York community.
What will be the fate of the arts during this recession? The Institute for Policy Studies recently launched a petition calling for 1 percent of the stimulus package to be spent on the arts.