Coal's Ruptured Landscape
Navigating the Ruins of Appalachia
Smecker, Frank Josephhttp://www.counterpunch.org/smecker01052010.html
Date Written: 05/01/2010
Year Published: 2010
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX11671
It is more apparent now than ever before that coal mining, especially mountain top removal, is unethical and inhumane. It displays stark irresponsibility in land stewardship as well as depraved practices within a diverse region. It's time to shake off the flawed belief that we are reliant upon coal and other fossil fuels.