Posts Tagged ‘Appalachian Mountains’

“We’ve destroyed the very place that we love” – Tennessee coal miner

Posted July 23rd, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on “We’ve destroyed the very place that we love” – Tennessee coal miner

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Okay, regular readers and visitors know how we feel about mountaintop removal coal mining. We don’t like it.  It must stop.  It must stop NOW! I come back to this over and over: first, because we have to stop living off this destruction, we must break our cheap […]

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Congress, Obama face crucial decision on mountaintop coal mining

Posted March 18th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Congress, Obama face crucial decision on mountaintop coal mining

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Regular visitors and subscribers to this blog know I have an intense pet peeve with the practice of blowing up magnificent, ancient Appalachian Mountains to get to coal seams.  If you don’t know about the practice yet, or aren’t moved by it yet, click on our Resources tab […]

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Why does Bush hate Nature?

Posted December 9th, 2008 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Really, I don’t know how else to describe what he’s doing as he mercifully prepares to leave the White House.  From drilling in fragile ecosystems to blowing up mountains to pushing policies that will increase pollution and noise in our public parks and forests… I have wondered this […]

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