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Susan Kushner Resnick

Mine disasters and money

A sign is posted on a mailbox near the entrance to the Upper Big Branch coal mine. The accident was the worst in the United States in decades. A sign is posted on a mailbox near the entrance to the Upper Big Branch coal mine. The accident was the worst in the United States in decades. (Getty Images)
By Susan Kushner Resnick
April 7, 2010

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The most obvious theory about mining disasters is that wealthy mine owners value profits more than lives. (Full article: 700 words)

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