‘Coal is over’: the miners rooting for the Green New Deal

Appalachia’s main industry is dying and some workers are looking to a new economic promise after Trump’s proves empty

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/aug/12/west-virginia-appalachia-miners-green-new-deal

-The Guardian; 8/12/2019

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Farmers Reel After Sonny Perdue (R) Mocks Them As ‘Whiners’ Amid Trade War Bankruptcies

Minnesota Farmers Union president calls the agriculture secretary’s dig “very insensitive. It took everyone by surprise.”

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/sonny-perdue-whining-farmers-angry-reaction_n_5d51e64ce4b0c63bcbec0c10

-Huffington Post; 8/12/2019