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Entries by Jeff Biggers from 07/2009

Urgent July 4th Declaration: Bo Webb to Al Gore: Stand with Me at Ground Zero for Climate Change

| Posted 07.02.2009 | Green

If we are to be serious about addressing the "inconvenient truth," then banning mountaintop removal is a logical and required first step in capturing carbon and saving our forests.

Coal Country Premiere: Big Coal Lobby Does Not Want You to See This Powerful New Film

| Posted 07.03.2009 | Green

Once you see the breathtaking footage and the unaffected and heart-rending portraits of coal mining families, you will never flick on your light switch again without thinking about Coal Country.

Jimmy Carter's Next Urgent Mission: Polarized Appalachian Coalfields

| Posted 07.20.2009 | Green

Mountaintop removal has ripped out the roots of the Appalachian culture, and depopulated and left historic mountain communities in poverty and ruin.

Green Jobs March On: Navajos Lead First Nations with Historic Green Jobs Legislation

| Posted 07.22.2009 | Green

The bounty of green job dreams is one step toward becoming a reality on the Dinetah-Navajo Nation.

Abetting Historicide: Does Nancy Sutley's Regulatory Banter Cover Up Crimes Against Coalfield Residents?

| Posted 07.23.2009 | Green

Are Obama's well-meaning but irresolute environmental administrators abetting the crimes of human rights violations and historicide?

Letter From Europe: Foreign Disbelief of Topless America

| Posted 07.28.2009 | Green

It's hard for any foreigner to believe that President Obama has quietly acquiesced to the marketing and machinations of Big Coal.

Big Coal Gone Wild: Bizarre New Reality Program

| Posted 07.31.2009 | Green

Stand back, Sarah Palin. The antics of Big Coal and its sycophants this past month have all the lurid ingredients of a prime time reality TV program at its most bizarre.