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Byrd and Mountain Top Removal

An excerpt from Damn Yankee Buttons, a book of essays and short stories I am working on. Near the end of his life, after a political career of supporting the coal industry, Byrd expressed misgivings about mountain top removal strip mining. … Continue reading

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Robert Byrd

An excerpt from Damn Yankee Buttons, A book of essays and short stories I am working on: Near the end of his life, after a political career of supporting the coal industry, Senator Robert Byrd expressed misgivings about mountain top … Continue reading

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Citizen Groups Not Impressed by EPA Settlement with Alpha Natural Resources

Citizen Groups Not Impressed by Federal EPA Settlement with Alpha Natural ResourcesAfter WV and NC Spills, Groups Urge Pro-Active Enforcement of Clean Water Protections   Charleston, WV – Today, community and conservation groups signaled skepticism over a proposed multi-million dollar … Continue reading

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