America's mountains. America's drinking water. America's families are being sacrificed every day for an insignificant amount of coal.
This is mountaintop removal coal mining. It has already destroyed hundreds of mountains and streams forever.
Those streams now run with toxic coal waste. Children play in them, and drink from them, and sadly are getting sick from them. All of this for a mere seven percent of the nation's coal. Seven percent.
Mountaintop removal is an American tragedy; an unnecessary, outdated practice with no place in our clean energy future.
But families across Appalachia have chosen to stay and fight and they need our help.
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I'm Susan Sarandon and I've pledged to help end the crime of mountaintop removal. Will you?