Petition to Block Mining on Blair Mountain Rejected by W.Va. Regulators

Regulators in West Virginia have denied a petition to block strip mining on Blair Mountain. The mountain was the site of a seminal battle in the fight to unionize the coalfields, and last month more than 1000 labor and environmental activists led a march to get the site listed to the National Register of Historic… Continue reading Petition to Block Mining on Blair Mountain Rejected by W.Va. Regulators