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 […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Hope you have a safe, meaningful and restful Thanksgiving. There are many stories and layers to the Thanksgiving story. And, though, it was an idealized account, and the true story reflects on the injustices of our culture, it still contains some hope for learning and celebration. I thank the Long Island Wins team for posting […]