In this episode, we explore why Black Lung disease is surging among Appalachian miners and check out a Pittsburgh group that is pioneering the ‘Uber of food recovery.’
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Stories in this episode
- Black Lung Disease is Making a Comeback Among Appalachian Miners
Black Lung was supposed to be a disease of the past. But it now appears to be surging among coal miners in Ohio and West Virginia.
- This Pittsburgh Group is Pioneering the ‘Uber of Food Recovery’
When 412 Food Rescue noticed a lot of smaller food donations were slipping through the cracks, they designed an app that makes it easy for volunteers to pitch in.
- After Helping Elect Donald Trump, Pennsylvania’s Coal Country Looks Ahead
All over the country, coal miners will be watching to see if Trump can deliver on his promise to bring the coal industry back.