The Appalachian Faith and Ecology Center connects people of faith to the current issues impacting the ecological integrity of Central Appalachia:

Mountaintop removalDevastation of the Ancient Forests
Its mountain forests like lifeless piles of "raw material" to be stripped and shipped off elsewhere to feed the consumer society.

Coal Mining
Its empty coal mines like forgotten and meaningless pits to be filled with endless garbage from the consumer society.

Its unemployed people available as cheap labor to guard the countless imprisoned people, themselves cast off by the consumer society.


Air and Water Quality

Health of the Land and Its People

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Appalachian Faith and Ecology Center hits the ground running
Posted Thu Nov 4 17:24:15 2010 by Anna