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The Battle of Blair Mountain

Storming Heaven

by Denise Giardina

Ballantine Books (1987)

Book Review

Storming Heaven, a fictional account The Battle of Blair Mountain (featured in the recently released film  221 more words

Hidden History

October is a busy busy time here at Big Laurel. Consequently my school days have been very limited, of which I am not complaining. One two week period where I was expected to go to school eight days turned into about 2.1 after a bomb threat, shortage of hands at Big Laurel, and an absent teacher caused me to either not go, leave early, or sit in a dark classroom by myself for eight hours. 824 more words

The Catholic Committee of Appalachia

Sometimes the most unexpected things in life can prove to be the refreshment you need to keep going. For Ian and me, we found the community we have been missing one weekend in the middle of September through an annual meeting with a group of liberal Catholics. 1,285 more words

Invitation to the Pope to witness Mountain Top Removal

URL: http://www.wvgazettemail.com/article/20150924/GZ04/150929773

From today’s Gazette-Mail of Charleston, West Virginia

Bob Kincaid: A letter and a prayer to the pope from WV

By Bob Kincaid

Your Holiness, 795 more words

Whitesburg, KY second Municipality in nation to pass resolution of support for POWER+

by Tom Sexton
Cumberland Chapter, Sierra Club

This week, the City of Whitesburg became the first municipality in the state of Kentucky, and the second in the nation to pass a resolution of support for the White House’s POWER Plus Plan (POWER+). 315 more words


Bellingham to Seattle (Days 29-35) / Breaking Clean Tour, Nick Mullins

Resilience at the Crossroads of Racial and Climate Justice at the Daybreak Indian Cultural Center, Seattle, WA

Saturday, July 11, 2015  Nick Mullins

We are so often amazed at the way our journeys intersect with events and organizations. 143 more words


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. 103 more words

Digital Divide