Mining In The Mountaintops: A Nice View With A Fatal Descent [Headlines]

Mining In The Mountaintops: A Nice View With A Fatal Descent [Headlines]
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Mining for coal in the mountaintops is not only to be damaging to the environment but also to human health. But, it does provide steady jobs. Is it really worth it?

Caroline Ku
  • 23 august 2011

CNN correspondent Soledad O’Brien’s recent piece on mountaintop removal (MTR) in the Appalachian mountains has the troubling title, “Steady job or healthy environment: what [sic] would you choose?”

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