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Erik Reece

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Erik Reece

Erik Reece is the author of Lost Mountain: A Year in the Vanishing
Wilderness, out this month from Riverhead.


News and Features

Life remains cheap in the coalfields of Appalachia because of the Bush Administration's incompetence and neglect in the face of human and environmental tragedy.

Recent mining disasters demonstrate that the Bush Administration should be called to account for replacing federal mine regulators, who were identifying hazards and meeting requirements, with industry-friendly stand-ins.