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Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference – Rise up and BE THE CHANGE

Join hundreds of fellow Amnesty International members and supporters for our Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference to renew our commitment to global social justice and stand in solidarity with millions of people around the world fighting for individual freedom and human … Continue reading

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Music Saves Mountains: The March on Blair Mountain

A Tribute to West Virginia Music Legend Hazel Dickens 7pm –  Cultural Center – Charleston, WV Legendary bluegrass singer Hazel Dickens passed away this April after a lifetime fighting for social justice in Appalachia. Her legend lives on as hundreds … Continue reading

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Larry Gibson asks for your help on the march on Blair Mountain

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Coal Country to premier at Reel Earth – the Southern Hemisphere’s leading film festival

New Zealand: Key dates include Festival Opening & Film Premieres from 6 May onwards, a Civic Reception (12 May),  Awards Gala (14 May), and filmmaking seminars and networking events on 13 and 15 May.

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Tentative Schedule for Voices from the Mountains

Tentative Schedule for Voices from the Mountains: Friday 6-11 Registration Evening Activities Saturday 7:45-8:45 Breakfast (7:30-9:00 Registration Continued) 9:00-10:00 Welcome 10:00-10:20 Weekend Logistics 10:40-12:50 Break Outs: What are the Issues? Coal Ash Coal-fired Power Plants Marcellus Shale Climate Change Resource … Continue reading

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Columbus Event – Saturday, October 16, 7pm

St. John’s Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall Honoring Larry Gibson, Chuck Nelson, Rubén Castilla Herrera and the Honorable Joan Lawrence

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Appalachia Rising in Washington September 27

Appalachia Rising… …will be the largest mobilization of people ever to call for the abolition of all surface mining. This day of action will be held on Sept 27 in Washington DC. It will be preceded by events and educational … Continue reading

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In Search of a Song with Jason Wilber – NRDC “Music Saves Mountains” concert interviews

Big Kenny Jason Wilber is the co-producer of “Coal Country Music”, the companion CD for “Coal Country”. Jason’s radio program, “In Search of a Song” went to Nashville, TN in search of interviews with the artists that made up the … Continue reading

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Link for tickets to our panel discussion with special guests Ashley Judd, and Kathy Mattea

This is a link for our panel discussion/movie, etc., with Ashley Judd, and Kathy Mattea. It’s free, but you must register! This will be filled by next week, so register now!

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