Don’t you dare blow up this mountain: Defending a historic spot against Big Coal [VIDEO]
Hundreds of activists from around the country joined local unionized coal miners in blame the reversal on pressure from the coal industry. Now Big Coal wants to literally erase history by blowing Blair Mountain up, making it just one more casualty of mountaintop-removal mining. Protesters say no way.
In this video, photographer Jay Mallin captures the march and explains the history:
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