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Justice still overdue for 29 murdered coal miners

From the March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters: Justice still overdue for 29 murdered coal miners Detroit—A new break in late February signaled a giant step forward in the prosecution of officials at the Upper Big Branch coal mine … Continue reading

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Tar sands pipeline vs. human future

Check out the pdf with the whole new November-December issue of News & Letters.  For today’s national protest of the Keystone XL pipeline, see “Tar sands pipeline vs. human future,” p. 1. Tar sands pipeline vs. human future The battle … Continue reading

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Chernobyl on its 25th anniversary

To mark the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl accident, I’m reproducing an article I wrote about it in the April 1992 issue of News & Letters.  Watch this space for a related post in the next couple of days. Does … Continue reading

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Mine owners and Congress desecrate 29 miners’ graves

From the Jan.-Feb. 2011 issue of News & Letters: Mine owners and Congress desecrate 29 miners’ graves Detroit–Following the coal mine explosion that killed 29 miners at the Massey Coal Company’s Upper Big Branch mine last April, Congressional hearings disclosed … Continue reading

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