A couple of quick posts today. First is an article about our campaign in the Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online daily paper.
MJ’s founding purpose was to end mountaintop removal coal mining, a destructive method of extracting fuel commonly used in Appalachia. To achieve these ends, MJ has taken two courses of action. First, it has confronted the college’s administration, asking them to stop supporting energy companies, and second, it has reached out to people living and organizing on the front lines of the fight against mountain top removal.