Erik Reece

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

Harlan County Blues Harlan County Blues

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.

Jun 28, 2006 / Editorial / Erik Reece

Who Killed the Miners? Who Killed the Miners?

Recent mining disasters demonstrate that the Bush Administration should be called to account for replacing federal mine regulators, who were identifying hazards and meeting require...

Feb 9, 2006 / Editorial / Erik Reece