The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia‰’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom

The Devil Is Here in These Hills: West Virginia‰’s Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom

written by: James Green

performed by: Joel Richards

From before the dawn of the 20th century until the arrival of the New Deal, one of the most protracted and deadly labor struggles in American history was waged in West Virginia. On one side were powerful corporations whose millions bought armed guards and political influence. On the other side were 50,000 mine workers, the nation’s largest labor union, and the legendary “miners’ angel”, Mother Jones.

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UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 52 mins)

Ratings: 4 (2 ratings)



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