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Trumka, Roberts, It’s Time to Get Out of Your Offices and Fight!


By ROGER HORTON, president

United Citizens for Coal

Cecil Roberts! Rich Trumka! I am calling you out! It’s time to get out of your offices, get your noses out of the White House and put them in the RIGHT house – the bath house at the mine. 764 more words

Colorado Coal Mines Getting Court-Ordered Environmental Study

DENVER (AP) — Federal regulators are moving ahead with a court-ordered environmental review of a Colorado coal mine’s permit that could save the jobs of about 220 miners. 127 more words

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New History Dispute Splits U.S. Allies in Asia -- South Korea Opposes Japan

South Korea opposes Japan’s plans to have Hashima certified by Unesco without recognition that Tokyo employed forced labor there

By Alastair Gale and Jeyup S. 1,066 more words

Zollverein Shaft XII - "The most beautiful coal mine in the world"

The whole city of Essen, suburbs included, sits on top of one of the largest coal deposits in the world. 300 million years ago this industrious corner of Germany was covered in a dense, thick deciduous forest; natural events – flooding and other cataclysms such as tsunamis – progressively the forest under an ever-growing stratum of soil which, in turn, became rock. 448 more words
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Bloomberg Targets Coal Industry With $30 Million Donation To Sierra Club

This is from Deneen Borelli.

The United Mine Workers Union and its employees

endorsed and voted for Obama.

Now they are getting screwed by Obama as thanks for their blind support. 291 more words

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[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="485"] Mikey Bloomburg getting off of his private jet. which, as we all know, emits no CO2.[/caption]

Africa Mining Industry: Workers strike at Anglo’s coal mine in South Africa

Members of South Africa’s National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) downed tools Wednesday at Anglo American’s (LON:AAL) Kleinkopje coal mine in South Africa, demanding the removal of the general manager.  151 more words

Mozambique Mining Industry

Wales. A coal mine. Easter Monday. What could be better?

We joked with our sons that they must remember their passports for our day trip to Wales, the younger of the two was momentarily concerned. But joking aside, even though it is part of the United Kingdom, when you drive across that truly beautiful expanse of architecturally inspiring Severn Bridge and the road signs have an unknown language, you do somehow feel you are crossing the border into a foreign land. 820 more words

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