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Digital Divide: #MountainSavior

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I had the pleasure of interviewing Chuck Nelson the other day. He’s been integral in helping Brady and Brandon get their film off the ground. 104 more words

Digital Divide

Same Sun Here

Dear River,
I cannot tell from your name if you are a boy or girl so I will write to you like you are a human being.
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Books

Final Kayford Mountain Visit

Dr. Ross Conover posted the following on Facebook:

Ross Conover

I recently had what I now know to be my final Kayford Mountain (Mountaintop Removal Mining) field trip through Glenville State College (I’m moving to teach at Paul Smith’s College in the Adirondacks). 1,908 more words

It's Time


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hoto by Giles Ashford/Google Earth Outreach

In an article on Huffington Post online, Jeff Biggers writes that mountain top removal and the destruction of the environment and people’s health is a process whose time should… 21 more words

Days Of Oil Futures Past

My father was born and raised in a mining village that has completely disappeared. The only remaining clues to its existence on banks of the Clyde River just outside of Glasgow is a memorial cairn and a tiny arched Roman bridge that’s still solid after nearly two millennia. 967 more words

Osborne's Store and Blair Mountain

Osborne’s Store and Blair Mountain

Osborne’s store was our favorite place when, in 1975, we moved from Charleston to Griffithsville. Harnesses, shotguns, tools, plows, bulk nails, seeds, groceries, clothes, pins, needles, fresh-sliced cheese, lunchmeat, and items too numerous to list, were all available at Osborne’s. 1,422 more words