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  • Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country Rolling Stone

    Nov 29, 2010· Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country The Rolling Stone investigation that forced the resignation of Don Blankenship, the coal industry’s dirtiest CEO

  • Author: Jeff Goodell
  • Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country Rises

    May 08, 2018· The Dark Lord of Coal Country Rises Alabama, like West Virginia, is the dark-red heart of Trump country. When Moore lost, Trump was humiliated.

  • The 'dark lord of coal country' speaks MSNBC

    Oct 08, 2014· The 'dark lord of coal country' speaks 06:25. Share this copied. Chris goes head-to-head with former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship. Oct. 8, 2014. Read More. MSNBC HIGHLIGHTS. Play All.

  • Will the “Dark Lord of Coal Country” finally be brought to

    Mar 06, 2015· Blankenship’s strongarm tactics, however, didn’t win him notoriety as “The Dark Lord of Coal Country” until Hugh Caperton, who ran a small mining company, took Massey to court, alleging

  • “The Dark Lord of Coal Country” to Retire; the Damage He

    Then there’s the current Rolling Stone magazine’s brutal expose on Blankenship, which calls Blankenship “The Dark Lord of Coal Country” for having “destroyed the region’s mountains, polluted its waters and overseen the worst mining disaster in 40 years.”

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  • GOP Scrambles To Keep ‘Dark Lord Of Coal Country’ From WV

    Apr 17, 2018· GOP Scrambles To Keep 'Dark Lord Of Coal Country' From WV Senate Nomination. dub him “the dark lord of coal country” in Cameron Joseph is Talking Points Memo's senior political

  • Author: Cameron Joseph
  • ‘Dark Lord of Coal’ Casts Shadow Over West Virginia GOP

    Don Blankenship, branded the “Dark Lord of Coal Country” by Rolling Stone in November 2010, wants to do more than push Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) out of

  • 'Dark Lord of Coal Country' Rising, GOP Panicking Before

    Apr 18, 2018· 'Dark Lord of Coal Country' Rising, GOP Panicking Before US Senate Primary in WV: 'BradCast' 4/18/18 TheBradBlog Community (This content is not subject to review by Daily Kos staff prior to

  • ‘The Dark Lord of Coal Country’: Rolling Stone magazine

    Nov 30, 2010· Jeff Goodell’s story is headlined, “The Dark Lord of Coal Country,” and the introduction says: Don Blankenship grew up poor in the h0llows of West Virginia. But as the richest and most powerful coal baron in Appalachia, he has destroyed the region’s mountains, polluted its waters, and overseen the worst mining disaster in 40 years.

  • The Dark Lord of Coal Country could (finally) spend time

    Nov 14, 2014· The Dark Lord of Coal Country could (finally) spend time behind bars we can all get a little bitter satisfaction out of watching Chris Hayes of MSNBC thoroughly destroy the Dark Lord of Coal

  • Author: Sam Bliss
  • 29 Deaths Lead To Indictment Of "The Dark Lord Of Coal

    (AP) — Don Blankenship, the steely-eyed executive once dubbed "The Dark Lord of Coal Country," has become the highest-ranking coal official to face federal charges in the nation's deadliest mine disaster in 40 years. A federal grand jury indicted the former Massey Energy CEO on numerous counts of conspiracy in the April 2010 underground

  • Delorme, West Virginia Wikipedia

    Delorme, also known as Edgarton, is an unincorporated community in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States. Delorme is located along the Tug Fork across from the state of Kentucky . It was formerly served by the Norfolk and Western Railway [2] and reportedly once had as many as seven bars.

  • The Dark Lord of Coal Country by Jeff Goodell (Rolling

    Nov 27, 2011· The Dark Lord of Coal Country by Jeff Goodell (Rolling Stone Magazine November 29, 2010) November 27, 2011 in Canadian/International Media Resource Articles,Coal,Mining and Oil Sector Image,United States Mining

  • Stopover, Kentucky Wikipedia

    Stopover is an unincorporated community in Pike County, Kentucky, United States.It is at the junction of Kentucky Route 194 and Kentucky Route 2062 3.5 miles (5.6 km) east of Phelps.Stopover had a post office with ZIP code 41568.. The town's name came from its first postmaster who also owned the local general store. He would often tell people to "stop over and see" him.

  • Coal Baron Don Blankenship Implicated In The Death Of 29

    Mar 08, 2013· Blame was directed straight to the top of the company, to then-CEO Don Blankenship, “the dark lord of coal country” himself, who had grown a vile reputation in the field for systematically putting production and profit over worker safety.

  • Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal YouTube

    Oct 09, 2014· Chris Hayes Interview with Coal Baron Don Blankenship.

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  • ‘Dark Lord of Coal’ Casts Shadow Over West Virginia GOP

    Apr 20, 2018· Don Blankenship, branded the “Dark Lord of Coal Country” by Rolling Stone in November 2010, wants to do more than push Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) out of Washington. Blankenship also wants to

  • Don Blankenship, Dark Lord of Coal Country, Implicated in

    Mar 08, 2013· Don Blankenship, Dark Lord of Coal Country, Implicated in Upper Big Branch Mine Explosion Deaths Read time: 3 mins. Ben Jervey March 8, 2013 . By Ben Jervey •

  • The Dark Lord of Coal Country Coastal Conservation League

    Jan 04, 2011· The Dark Lord of Coal Country by Andy Hollis. Share. The Rolling Stone investigation that forced the resignation of Don Blankenship, the coal industry’s dirtiest CEO. By Jeff Goodell, November 29, 2010, Rolling Stone. Related Categories Coal. Contact Us

  • West Virginia’s Most Corrupt Coal CEO Now Seeks Seat in

    Don Blankenship, who was given the damning title “Dark Lord of Coal Country” by Rolling Stone magazine, is vying to be the Republican Party's pick for the Senate from West Virginia. Yet the

  • Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country by Jeff

    Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country The profile that led to the Massey Energy CEO’s resignation. Jeff Goodell Rolling Stone Nov 2010 Permalink

  • The Dark Lord Rises: Don Blankenship and the West Virginia

    His career has been a long series of labor, miner safety, and environmental horrors, making him the subject of countless books and news stories, including a Rolling Stone profile that memorably labeled him as the “Dark Lord of Coal Country.”

  • Discussion: GOP Scrambles To Keep 'Dark Lord Of Coal

    Apr 17, 2018· Watching Trump blather on about “so much oil in ANWAR” suggests that the GOP is back on a carbon jag. Rick van der Ploeg, a Dutch economist, has noted that this happens in resource economies at the cusp of a regime change, or the Green Paradox.So the reappearance of the Dark Lord of Coal at this moment in history shouldn’t be surprising.

  • Don Blankenship Says Mine Tragedy That Killed 29 Isn't His

    Sep 09, 2017· The man referred to as the “Dark Lord of Coal” has reemerged from incarceration to proclaim his innocence and inform the public on what he believes to be the truth: that t

  • Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country by Jeff

    Don Blankenship: The Dark Lord of Coal Country The profile that led to the Massey Energy CEO’s resignation. Jeff Goodell Rolling Stone Nov 2010 Permalink

  • The Dark Lord Rises: Don Blankenship and the West Virginia

    His career has been a long series of labor, miner safety, and environmental horrors, making him the subject of countless books and news stories, including a Rolling Stone profile that memorably labeled him as the “Dark Lord of Coal Country.”

  • Discussion: GOP Scrambles To Keep 'Dark Lord Of Coal

    Apr 17, 2018· Watching Trump blather on about “so much oil in ANWAR” suggests that the GOP is back on a carbon jag. Rick van der Ploeg, a Dutch economist, has noted that this happens in resource economies at the cusp of a regime change, or the Green Paradox.So the reappearance of the Dark Lord of Coal at this moment in history shouldn’t be surprising.

  • Don Blankenship Says Mine Tragedy That Killed 29 Isn't His

    Sep 09, 2017· The man referred to as the “Dark Lord of Coal” has reemerged from incarceration to proclaim his innocence and inform the public on what he believes to be the truth: that t the explosion was

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  • Rolling Stone Interviews "The Dark Lord Of Coal Country"

    Rolling Stone Interviews "The Dark Lord Of Coal Country" Click here to read an interesting article about the CEO of Massey Energy, Don Blankenship. Posted by Rural Rambler

  • Coal Industry's 'Dark Lord' Will Retire in Style

    Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship resigned last week without much explanation, soon after a damning profile by Rolling Stone headlined "The Dark Lord of Coal Country," notes Andrew Leonard...

  • Donald Trump's Man in West Virginia The New Republic

    Mar 30, 2018· But five weeks out from West Virginia’s May 8 primary, Blankenship, who has been dubbed “The Dark Lord of Coal Country,” and whose own

  • West Virginia Republicans Are Getting Behind a Candidate

    Noticeably absent from the stage was a third candidate for the GOP nomination, one with far more money and name recognition: Don Blankenship, the coal baron and ex-con who the Republican

  • Resource Wars: An On the Ground Understanding of

    Jun 22, 2015· This article sketches student responses and subsequent political action to directly witnessing the tragedy of Mountaintop Coal Mining (MTR) on Kayford Mountain in West Virginia. I have created an "engaged anthropological curriculum" as part of my Resource Wars of 21st Century (an upper level elective course) where students spend four days on an active battlefield in order to a) expose

  • The Sleaze, Guilt and Punishment of Coal CEO Don Blankenship

    Don Blankenship, the convicted CEO of Massey Energy Company, is known among West Virginians as "the dark lord of coal country." (Brianhayden1980 / Creative Commons)

  • The lucrative downfall of coal baron Don Blankenship

    Dec 08, 2010· On November 29, Rolling Stone published Jeff Goodell's "The Dark Lord of Coal Country" an absolutely devastating takedown of a man named by Cecil Roberts, the head of the United Mine Workers of

  • Don Blankenship Wikipedia

    Donald Leon Blankenship (born March 14, 1950) is an American business executive who was a candidate for the United States Senate in West Virginia in 2018. He was Chairman and CEO of the Massey Energy Company—the sixth-largest coal company (by 2008 production) in the United States —from 2000 until his retirement in 2010.

  • Ex-CEO implicated in Massey coal mine case

    Feb 28, 2013· But the Upper Big Branch disaster made him known outside the state, and a week before his retirement, a national magazine profile labeled him "the dark lord of coal country."

  • Coal Baron Don Blankenship Found Guilty Of Conspiring To

    Dec 03, 2015· Rolling Stone once memorably called Blankenship “the dark lord of coal country.” Though convicted, Blankenship actually got off fairly light. Prosecutors had also accused him of deceiving investors and regulators in the aftermath of the explosion and aimed for a 30-year prison sentence.