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Obama Breaks Appalachia's Heart
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Appalachia, Obama, mountaintop_removal, coal, corruption )

- 3154 days ago -
If ever an issue deserved President Obama's promise of change, this is it. Mining syndicates are detonating 2,500 tons of explosives each day - the equivalent of a Hiroshima bomb weekly - to blow up Appalachia's mountains and extract sub-surface coal...
Sign Petition, Watch Ashley Judd Video: End Mountaintop Removal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, government, epa, Ashley Judd, Sierra Club, Appalachia, mountains, strip mining, pollution, streams, forests, wildlife, floods, poison, water )

- 3271 days ago -
A new ruling will permit mining companies to conduct devastating mountaintop removal coal mining operations without acting to minimize stream destruction or conducting adequate environmental reviews. Tell the EPA to end coal mine destruction.

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