The mess that coal companies leave behind as a result of mining is devastating to the local environment. In North Carolina, people are frustrated because the state government is allowing companies to pollute and they’re paying the price.
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From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be in the current political climate. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the “war on coal” to present compelling and often heartbreaking stories about what’s at stake for our economy, health, and climate.
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