To: President Donald Trump

Stop mountaintop removal -- Be a Mountain Hero!

President Obama -- Mountaintop removal is an extreme form of coal mining that is burying thousands of miles of streams in Appalachia and making people sick. Please protect families, communities, and the environment in Appalachia by stopping mountaintop removal. Also you should know I am standing up with the mountain heroes by adding my picture and my voice to the Mountain Heroes campaign at http://earthjustice.org/mountain-heroes

Why is this important?

Earthjustice, the non-profit law firm for the environment, has lauched an online photo petition to stop mountaintop removal, an extreme form of coal mining that is burying thousands of miles of streams in Appalachia and making people sick. Please join in our capaign to protect families, communities, and the environment. Send a message to President Obama and add your picture to the Mountain Heroes petition at http://earthjustice.org/mountain-heroes

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Reasons for signing

  • I have just watched a TED talk on this subject, and am appalled , This is another thing to add to the list of harmful Trump sponsored “big Business”
  • stop materialism! stop consumerism. you ordered them to ruin this land that does not belong to them. clean energy not coal.
  • If progressives truly wanted a "war on coal" and wanted to cripple the coal industry further (thank you natural gas) they would purchase energy efficient AC units, appliances and LED lights for low to moderate income people in those states that rely heavy for electricity produced by coal (MO, WV, NM, CO, UT, WY, ND, OH,IW, KY, NB). Less electricity used means less coal burned and mined. Of course divestment, switching to providers that provide alternative energy, and more roof top solar (they...

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