Grist 50: 2020
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Meet the Fixer
In Appalachia, he’s helping former miners dig into new opportunities
strike a deal
Striking teachers in West Virginia call for raising taxes on coal and gas.
Montani Semper Liberi
A woman was forcibly removed from a public hearing for listing lawmakers’ oil and gas donations.
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Convicted coal baron Don Blankenship is running for U.S. Senate.
coal story, bro
West Virginia’s governor wants a new subsidy for coal.
The coal executive jailed for a deadly mining disaster still says he’s innocent.
Donald Trump promises to revive the coal industry. He can’t.
As if running weren’t awful enough, a 5k has an added layer of misery: Coal dust.
mine over matter
Here’s how a post-coal Appalachia could thrive