Sunday, November 16, 2014

Don Blankenship Indicited Coal Miners Deaths

 Hi Everyone!

Check this out!!! Don Blankenship has been Indicted for the deaths of the coal miners in Virginia from the explosion at Massey Coal in 2010! You may recall the movie The Last Mountain movie was about Massey coal and what they did to the mountains. In this movie he discussed how workers could be replaced just like a screwdriver.

Here are some links to start with:

ABC has an interview with him.

NPR has an audio piece as well here.

West Virginia Public Broadcasting actually has a copy of the indictment!