Mark Ruffalo

Mark Ruffalo is an actor, director, film producer and screenwriter. He received an Academy Award for best supporting actor for his role in The Kids Are All Right (2010). He lives in upstate New York, and has campaigned against hydraulic fracturing for natural gas
 

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Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 9:00am
President Obama Needs to Follow the Empire State's Leadership on Banning Fracking
On December 17, a courageous act by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to ban fracking in the state sent shockwaves around the world. Governor Cuomo followed acting State Health Commissioner Dr. Zucker's recommendation based on a significant and growing body of scientific studies showing that drilling...
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Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 8:28am
Five Reasons to Join Us for the Global Frackdown
This Saturday, thousands of people around the world will take action to ban fracking in their communities as part of Global Frackdown 2, the second international day of action to ban fracking. More than 200 actions will be taking place in more than 20 countries spanning six continents, all calling for a ban on fracking.
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Monday, October 3, 2011 - 8:30am
We Are the 99 Per Cent
I have spent the last two days at the Occupy Wall Street gathering. It was a beautiful display of peaceful action: so much kindness and gentleness in the camp, so much belief in our world and democracy. And so many different kinds of people all looking for a chance at the dream that America had promised them.
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