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On Coal River

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The Coal River Valley in West Virginia is a community dominated by the Massey Energy Company, who control the coal mining operations that have been the area's economic lifeblood for generations. But when a growing number of illnesses in the region were being attributed to improper disposal of toxic waste from Massey's mining operations, many locals began speaking out against the company and questioning their political and economic ties to local government. Ed Wiley was a former miner who decided he'd had...more

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