Daily Archives: July 8, 2011

“The Last Mountain” – great documentary on mountaintop removal coal mining screening in theaters this summer

The mining and burning of coal is at the epicenter of America’s struggle to balance its energy needs with the threat of climate disruption and other social and environmental concerns. Nowhere is that concern greater than in Coal River Valley, … Continue reading

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Koch brothers turn down Senate Democrats’ request for campaign funds

How to interpret this picture? — Ben Smith at Politico reports that the Democratic Senate Campaign Committee has been soliciting campaign funds from the Koch brothers, famous (or infamous, depending on one’s point of view) right-wingers and major funders of the … Continue reading

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