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Nick Mullins
Author of The Thoughtful Coal Miner

Nick Mullins is a writer, public speaker, and advocate for environmental and social justice. Nick grew up in the coalfields of southwestern Virginia where he was the fifth generation of his family to work in underground coal mines. Today, he focuses his work on bridging the divide between environmental conservation and working class values through his media and communications organization Breaking Clean (www.breakclean.com). Nick enjoys spending time outdoors with his family as well as contributing to his blog thethoughtfulcoalminer.com.