Mountaintop Removal Mining Creates Poverty (via Chrisy58’s Weblog)

 The Myth of Mountaintop Removal Mining Big Coal says it’s a tough choice: we can have prosperity and jobs or a pristine environment, but not both. That’s a Big Lie by Beth Wellington CNN correspondent Soledad O’Brien’s recent piece on mountaintop removal (MTR) in the Appalachian mountains has the troubling title, “Steady job or healthy […]