Posts Tagged with "Daryl Hannah"

Appalachian Activist Fights Mountaintop Removal with Purpose

Thursday, November 11, 2010

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Appalachian Activist Fights Mountaintop Removal with Purpose

Some great news. RAN’s longtime friend and ally, Bo Webb of the Coal River Valley, has won the prestigious Purpose Prize for his efforts in ending mountaintop removal. The Purpose Prize goes to social entrepreneurs over 60 who, in their encore careers, are using their experience and passion to make an extraordinary impact on society’s [...]

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Daryl Hannah: Why I Was Arrested in Coal River, West Virginia

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

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(Posted by Branden for Daryl who joined RAN’s Michael Brune and others to protest MTR in West Virginia last week.) Why would I fly across the country on my own dime knowing I would most likely end up in jail in one of the poorest parts of America? Well, have you ever heard of MTR? [...]

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Jerry Cope: The DC Shuffle; Saving the World From Death By Coal

Friday, March 6, 2009

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Huffington Post: Jerry Cope: The DC Shuffle; Saving the World From Death By Coal. Right in the heart of our nation’s capitol is a coal fired power plant which kills. This is not unusual, all coal power plants kill. They are the largest anthropogenic source of the CO2 emissions (over 40%) which have now reached [...]

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