Fourteen Arrested Taking Action Against Banks and Big Coal

Midwest Rising Takes to the Streets of St. Louis

Today, hundreds marched and saw fourteen community and climate activists arrested as the Midwest Rising! Convergence took the streets of St. Louis to protest Bank of America and Peabody Coal.

The arrest action occurred in the intersection connecting Bank of America's St. Louis offices and Peabody's national headquarters.

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Bird-Dogging the Coal Barons

Peabody's Boyce Explains to Congress that Clean Coal is the Solution to Global Warming

Being an anti-coal activist leaves you with mixed emotions.  Frustration, anger, triumph, joy, sadness and, of course, amazement at the ability of the coal industry to get away with spinning their offensive bull#*@t into mainstream consciousness.

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