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Should Arch Coal Be Allowed to Destroy Historic Blair Mountain Battlefield? Interview with Blair Activist and Archaelogist Brandon Nida | AlertNet/SpeakEasy

St. Louis-based Arch Coal reared its head as the king of hubris a year ago, refusing to pay an extra 55 cents a ton for coal in order to meet proper EPA and Clean Water Act standards for a controversial mountaintop removal operation in West Virginia. According to Blair Mountain area residents, Arch might be doubling down on its hubris ...

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