Poor West Virginia? Think Again
Resistance in the Valley of Death
Date Written: 27/01/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15756
The chemical spill in Charleston, West Virginia has once again put Appalachia on the map. This is what it usually takes. People have to not just die at the hands of the coal and chemical industry, they have to die dramatically. The long slow death spiral West Virginia has been in for over a hundred years is not news unless they do.