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Miners Are Family, and Family Comes First

Society & Culture  (tags: Miners, family, culture, bonds, trust, safety, risks, danger, rescue technology, business, ethics, common-sense, outsiders, disaster, investigations, rights, coal, workers, owners, federal inspectors, lies, crime, corruption, death, education, environment )

- 2976 days ago -
Miners are bound together in ways perhaps not unlike the bonds that develop between soldiers or others whose occupations are inherently dangerous. They share a vocabulary foreign to outsiders. Miners place great trust in the person next to them for safety

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Sunday August 19, 2007, 2:27 pm
God Bless the miners lets go wind power no more coal power no more deaths

Sharon D. (91)
Sunday August 19, 2007, 6:43 pm
I agree with honeysucklebarbliebowitz.

Arlie Robins (925)
Monday August 20, 2007, 12:15 pm
I also agree with honeysucklebarbliebowitz. I feel for the familys.
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