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Coalition Takes Trump's Order to Pillage Public Lands for Coal to Court


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Coalition Takes Trump's Order to Pillage Public Lands for Coal to Court

Andrea Germanos, staff writer

A day after President Donald Trump "took a wrecking ball to U.S. action on climate change" with an executive order that included lifting his predecessor's pause on new federal coal leases, a coalition of groups has filed a legal challenge to stop the widespread damage the rescission would bring about.


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As usual no voice of the communities subjected to the dynamics of the coal industry - not to mention the export dimension
Blood on the Mountain


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What is critically important is that along with vehement opposition to coal and all fossil fuel we must emphasize the rise of renewable and clean energy and the jobs that can employ the unemployed coal miners.


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"Clean Coal" - like "Honest Lawyer" - is an oxymoron.   There are about as many lumps of Clean Coal in the United States as there are Honest Lawyers working for Trump.