Sunday, April 24, 2016

As Coal Declined, Execs Gorged Themselves


In a state where virtually everyone, including the majority of the media, blames Barack Obama for the decline of the coal industry, it's sometimes hard to glean fact from fiction.

Fortunately, it's not an impossible task to discover the dirty truth about the machinations of big coal over the past several years. The sordid little secret the coal barons don't want you to know about is this: they did more to damage themselves than anyone else.