West Virginia Appalachia Rising

2011 /June 4 to the 11th  mark the anniversary of the Battle of Blair Mountain and  save this historic site. Be part of history in the making…the world is watching.

 

“The Appalachia Rising: March on Blair Mountain is a peaceful, unifying event involving environmental justice organizations, union workers, scholars, artists, and other citizens and groups. The march commemorates the 90th anniversary of the Battle of Blair Mountain in 1921, when 10,000 coal miners rose against the rule of the coal operators and fought for the basic right to live and work in decent conditions.”  marchonblairmountain.org

Gas Rush

5-30-11

Independent filmmaker Kirsi Jansa has been compiling the stories of those impacted by the Marcellus Rush. She’s interviewed farmers and citizens of Allegheny county, and in part 3 she interviewed public health advocate Dr. Conrad Volz. She has tried to get interviews with the pro-drilling side but those contacted have so far declined any interviews.

 

Gas Rush Stories

 

Part 1

 

Part 2

 

Part 3

Confront China!

 Stop selling out our industry and resources. Foreign Countries exploit The U.S. What a Fracking Shame!

 read great article about it at

http://www.tradereform.org/2011/04/marcellus-shale-gas-may-head-overseas/

 

The Eco Reality of China Three Gorges Dam: Monday, May 23,2011, The Wall Street Journal report by Josh Chin revealed breaking news from China. The economic shocker is that 31 financial issues have been found including bidding graft. As drought grips the region the other Eco problem of urgent ecological and social problems now are being recognized.