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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coal_mining

Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy .... When all the overburden is removed, the underlying coal seam will be ... For example, to remove overburden that is loose or unconsolidated, a bucket .... crew may be able to advance ventilation, to truly earn the "continuous" label.

www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24979270

Nov 18, 2013 ... A coal summit has opened in Warsaw, down the road from UN climate talks. Poland stands accused of thumbing its nose at efforts to cut ...

www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/04/imagining-a-post-coal-appalachia/389817

Apr 8, 2015 ... Can young people help the region thrive again? ... and selling food on land in eastern Kentucky, giving what money they can to others, .... Because some of its founders spoke out against the coal industry, locals label them as ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/dec/31/polish-farmers-threaten-uprising-over-opencast-coalmine

Dec 31, 2014 ... An open-cast lignite (brown coal) mine near Konin, Poland. ... The firm's factory in the area depends on local farmers' crops for its products, ... If the pit is built, I will lose about 850 hectares of land that belonged to me and five ...

www.reuters.com/article/us-poland-mining-landrights-idUSKCN0ZQ13I

Jul 10, 2016 ... By Claudia CiobanuWILCZYN, Poland (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In early summer, the ... the mines siphon groundwater from surrounding land before excavation can start in the open pits. ... FARMERS LOSING LIVELIHOOD ... Now, he said, more farmers supported him as their land is also affected.

www.thelocal.de/20160401/germany-creates-scare-labels-for-beer-to-fight-binge-drinking

Apr 1, 2016 ... But NARR is working to convince the ministry to use its own designs that ... “We can't force people to stop drinking in excess, but at least we can subtly ... say in turn may cause them to lose customers, especially in the beer ...

www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-17753718

Provides an overview of Poland, including key events and facts about this ... A nation with a proud cultural heritage, Poland can trace its roots back over 1,000 years. ... A coal-miner's daughter, she owes her success in large part to party leader ... from Poland, whose borders are set by Potsdam conference; Poland loses ...

www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/exhibit/QR9NfYtI

demand the return to its borders of certain areas that over the centuries were ... didn't manage to reclaim or unify with ancient German lands in the Elbe basin. .... Germans could leave with only a fixed sum of money, only in German currency ... time, but a repatriate thrown out to the margins, so did I have anything to lose?

www.yivoencyclopedia.org/article.aspx/Economic_Life

The economic opportunities open to Jews of Eastern Europe over their history were ... century and culminating in the twentieth—permitted Jews to own land. .... Though Jews were by no means the only moneylenders in Poland (and often did ... a return on their investment not in the form of cash, which was losing its value,  ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/flfeedback/readflfeedbackshtetl.html

I can't say I walked away from Poland with many positive feelings. ... They also have to fully acknowledged Jewish contribution to this land and its past and ...... As a person who has spent a lifetime never losing my horror of the Holocaust, ..... find a convenient target with a label that makes it easy to externalize their plight.