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Across America, people are living in the shadow of the coal industry.

We have created Quit Coal Community Forums as a tool to help you organize in your community to fight coal and demand clean energy.

Once you’ve joined an existing Community Forum, you can connect with others who are interested in the same issues, learn more, and post news and resources.

 

 

Your story can educate a person, inspire others, spread a great idea, or help you connect with someone else standing up to the coal industry.

Your story is more powerful than you think and we want to hear it.

I am an environmental activist in Indiana - ranked 49th greenest state in the nation due to air and water pollution from coal plants! The American Lung Assoc. ranked Indianapolis the 9th most air polluted city in the nation! Yes, here in pathetic Indiana. My husband and I are determined to let the truth about coal fine-particle pollution be known in our state as friends, family and neighbors' children and adults are dying of cancer and severe respiratory conditions. It's time for this insane air poisoning to end and the truth to be known about fine-particle pollution from burning coal! As a member and volunteer of many local and national environmental organizations partnering with parks and libraries in my state to give my free "Go Green" workshops and showing "Kilowat Ours" (mountaintop mining, coal pollution, etc., I was contacted to see if I and my family would volunteer to be in a video to fight Duke energy and our state leaders, specifically Gov. Mitch Daniels to stop a...

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