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Kentucky Writers Speak Out Against Mountaintop Removal

Some of Kentucky’s well known writers, Wendell Berry, Bobbie Ann Mason, Mary Ann Taylor Hall and others writers spoke out against mountaintop removal at a community event at historic Union Church. They read excerpts from Kentuckians for the Commonwealth organized the tour for the writers and are organizing a “Mountain Witness Tour” in Perry County on May 13, which will show participants destruction from mountaintop removal mining and give members a chance to meet people affected by it.

For more information about Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, write to P.O. Box 1450, London, KY, 40743, or call (859) 985-7480.

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