The Ups And Downs Of 'Coal Country'

Wed, 11/11/2009 - 10:30am

It's undeniable: coal mining is a dirty but absolutely necessary business. In this trailer from the documentary "Coal Country," we can get a glimpse into the endless battles between anti-coal activists, residents, and the workers that make our modern lifestyles possible. The results are explosive and powerful.

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