Kentucky & Coal

This spring students from Boston University spent their spring break in Harlan County, Kentucky, helping members of the community in various service projects. Here are the three articles published on the BU Today site:

Harlan County is situated in the eastern part of the state, on the Virginia border. While the Everly family lived and worked in the western coal fields of Kentucky, this series of articles and photos gives a sense of what the cost of coal mining is in human and environmental terms.


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