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Facts are the air of scientists.  Without them you can never fly.

~Linus Pauling, American scientist, peace activist
February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994


A look at miners’ protest today at Peabody Energy headquarters


Greta Weiderman
Web Editor-
St. Louis Business Journal

Ten protesters were arrested this morning at union miners’ third protest at Peabody Energy’s headquarters in downtown St. Louis, according to David Marzullo, director of public information at the St. Louis Police Department.

Members of the United Mine Workers of America again marched at Peabody’s headquarter in protest of treatment of retiree health benefits by the coal company’s now-bankrupt spinoff, Patriot Coal.

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