Posts Tagged with "Appalachian Voices"

35,000 People Call For Massey’s Corporate Charter to be Revoked

Monday, September 19, 2011


35,000 People Call For Massey’s Corporate Charter to be Revoked

Last Friday, 35,000 signatures were delivered to the office of Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden by West Virginia residents who have directly experienced Massey’s disregard for worker safety, community health, and the environment. The petition called for General Biden to revoke Massey’s Coporate Charter. The delegation included West Virginia community members Lorelei Scarbro and Betty [...]

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Digging for Answers on Coal?

Monday, May 3, 2010


Here’s a list of great resources for keeping up-to-speed with the movement to keep coal in the ground. Coal Swarm Find out about coal in your state, existing and proposed US coal plants, coal mines, companies and coal-related activism. This is a wiki – anyone can contribute to it by adding or fixing information. Coal [...]

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Ken Lewis – wish u were here

Wednesday, July 16, 2008


Last Friday found me up Kayford Mountain in West Virginia, gazing at a horrific Mountaintop Removal site and wishing that Ken Lewis, CEO of Bank of America, were by my side. I had just spent all of last week in the area, meeting with friends and allies, drinking in the incredible scenery, dodging coal trucks [...]

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