Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   No comments

Here's What An 'Extraction Economy' Looks Like

Quicklink submitted By       Message Amanda Lang     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (more...) ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  (less...)

View Ratings | Rate It

Author 5
Become a Fan
  (9 fans)
J. Henry Fair is a photographer who snaps beautiful and unsettling images of industrial scars. I was recently turned onto this work, and stumbled upon a TED talk he gave last fall in Berlin on the impact of energy extraction on the environment.
At a time when many American politicians are stepping up rhetoric in support of the "extraction economy," it's important to see what that really means on the ground.
From coal ash storage to fertilizer production, Fair has accumulated an array of stunning industrial photos -- making the invisible costs of energy and consumerism visible.

Read the rest of the story HERE:


- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -