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Dirty Coal


This episode of Austin News Real focuses on Dirty Coal. The first part is a phone interview with James "Guin" McGuinness from Rock Creek, West Virginia, where he is working with www.climategroundzero.org in a campaign to stop mountain top removal strip miniing by coal giant Massey The second part features Public Citizen's Ryan Rittenhouse and Travis Brown of Neighbors For Neighbors, who talk about what's going on with coal strip mining and coal powered electricity generation in Texas. See www.coalblock.org and www.stopthecoalplant.org. iconmedia's Pam Thompson and Stefan Wray produce Austin News Real in the studios of channelAustin. This Austin News Real program aired on channelAustin 10 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm on March 12, 2009. channelAustin is Austin's community television and digital media center. See www.channelaustin.org