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Spare Us Your Elegies: Who Will Advocate for West Virginia?

We’ve just begun reading Ramp Hollow, The Ordeal of Appalachia, by Steven Stoll. Read on for an excerpt courtesy of the author and publisher. West Virginia has been beaten up, used and abused by rapacious mining corporations and their public servants, at the expense of its land and people, for the entirety of its existence.…