IMF to Filmmaker: No Criticism of Russia Allowed

Documentarian backs out of conference after hosts attempt to censor him

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CJ Ciaramella The Washington Free Beacon 3/19/2013

The director of a documentary on fracking has withdrawn from a conference hosted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Oxford University after organizers refused to screen a clip from his film that […]

Poland dreams of energy independence — through fracking

Eager to end reliance on Russian natural gas, and largely untroubled by environmentalists, Polish officials are embracing hydraulic fracturing to unlock potentially huge deposits beneath their soil.

Henry Chu Los Angeles Times 7/15/2012

GDANSK, Poland — Dreams of freedom from Soviet oppression were nurtured and realized in the shipyards of this seaside city, where the […]