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Bolivia’s Potosi city put on World Heritage danger list

June 17, 2014

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The United Nations’ cultural body on Tuesday put Bolivia’s Potosi, one of the highest cities in the world, on its list of endangered World Heritage sites due to “uncontrolled mining operations”. UNESCO’s annual World Heritage Committee gathering, which…

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Why the New EPA CO2 Regs Are Meaningless In Mountaintop Removal Country

June 7, 2014

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A great deal has been written in the past week about the new EPA emissions standards for Carbon Dioxide. Predictably, the coal industry has squealed and screamed (to anyone who would listen to them and still treat them as even remotely trustworthy, i.e. the industry’s captive media in West Virginia) that the new regulations mean […]

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My 2 June 2014 Appearance on “All In With Chris Hayes” on MSNBC

June 3, 2014

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Mitch McConnell’s Ugly Insult To Appalachia

May 21, 2014

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“Last night (20 May 2014), Senator Addison a/k/a/ “Mitch” McConnell delivered his victory speech after a grueling primary challenge that threatened his political future. In the course of that address, he delivered some of the most insulting comments ever directed to the people who have to live with the depredation, disease and death that the […]

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Letter From Summersville Hospital

May 11, 2014

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Summersville Hospital

(in homage to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.) 8 May 2014 My Dear Fellow Americans Sitting here in a hospital room in Summersville, West Virginia waiting to find out if a combination of genetic Calvinism, environmental toxins and my own mistakes have finally caught up with me, I heard playing on my roommate’s television an advertisement […]

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Fine Print on Baker Hughes New Fracking Fluid Disclosure Policy Draws Skepticism

May 6, 2014

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Mon, 2014-05-05 05:00Sharon Kelly Back in 2008, Cathy Behr, a nurse who worked at a Durango, Colorado hospital was hospitalized after suffering a cascade of organ failures. Days earlier, Ms. Behr had treated an oil and gas field worker who arrived in…

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Obama warns of wide climate impact on US

May 6, 2014

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The White House called Tuesday for urgent action to combat climate change, saying in a major report that human-caused warming is already having a serious impact across the United States. A four-year study by leading scientists — accompanied by a user…

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Jordanian dies of MERS virus

May 6, 2014

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A man has died in Jordan after being infected with the MERS virus, a media report said Tuesday, in the kingdom’s second fatality from the disease this year and fourth since 2012. The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus is considered a deadlier…

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WHO starts emergency polio talks

April 28, 2014

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The World Health Organization announced on Monday that it had convened emergency talks amid rising concern over polio after cases were discovered in Afghanistan, Iraq and Equatorial Guinea. The UN health agency said that following several days of closed…

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Brilliant New Documentary Draws A Line Between WV and Northern Wisconsin

April 24, 2014

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  “To Wisconsin, With Love,” A new documentary from Paulette Moore and her Documentary Filmmaking students at Eastern Menonite University. View this film. It is also critically important  that you SHARE this film.   http://vimeo.com/92711437

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The Dysfunction That Is West Virginia’s Attempt At Government

February 26, 2014

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  I’ve been trying to process and understand the dysfunction that attends the intersection of politics and flagrant corporate disdain in West Virginia.  As coincidence would have it, an object lesson arrived at 5:30 a.m. on February 11, 2014, two days past the one month anniversary of the Freedom Industries/Coal Chemical disaster. A Patriot (!) […]

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Damn! Another one!

February 11, 2014

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As a friend of The H.O.R.N. said today “Just when you thought it was safe to get out of the fetal position.”

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West Virginia Water Woes

January 21, 2014

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West Virginia has had its share of water woes.  The latest came last week from a leaky chemical storage facility when MCHM, a little-studied chemical, contaminated the drinking water supply of Charleston, West Virginia. Initially, residents were told…

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West Virginian Water Ban Ends — What’s Next?

January 20, 2014

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Originally published on ThinkProgress. By Katie Valentine. CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA — On Monday afternoon, Teresa Smoot finally decided to go to the emergency room. Four days earlier she had been cleaning her kitchen, using water from the faucet.…

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Thorn In The Side Thursday With Your Host, Bob Kincaid! 7-25-2013 6-9PM EDT. (Show May Not Be Live)

July 25, 2013

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The above photo states what we were looking for when the “Fiscal Cliff” arrived.  To protect the poor, end the “welfare state”, with good jobs for all.”  A very sweet and simple answer that we’ve been working toward for what seems like an eternity.  In a time when our government has to police and intervene […]

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Live from DC…Moran Monday With Your Host, Bob Kincaid! 6-9 PM EDT. 7-22-2013

July 22, 2013

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Join Bob and the H.O.R.N. family for a LIVE conversation from the hills of Appalachia, that covers every aspect of what it means to be human in the 21st century!  We’ll leave the stream on just for you so you’ll never be far from home! Also, please go and read about the ACHE ACT. Call your […]

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Live from DC…Moran Monday With Your Host, Bob Kincaid! 6-9 PM EDT. 7-15-2013

July 15, 2013

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Join Bob and the H.O.R.N. family for a LIVE conversation from the hills of Appalachia and Washington D.C.! We’re covering every aspect of what it means to be human in the 21st century, thanks to our friends and neighbors who share their concerns and are looking for answers !  We’ll leave the stream on just […]

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Titanic Tuesday With Your Host, Bob Kincaid! 6-9 PM EDT. 7-9-2013

July 9, 2013

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Welcome to the Commons!  It doesn’t matter where you came from, only where you’re going.  We’re heading toward a future where war will only be a matter of history!  One people, one world, where you still remain an individual. but work for the good of all.  What’s in your future? Join Bob and the H.O.R.N. […]

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Titanic Tuesday With Your Host, Bob Kincaid! 6-9 PM EDT. 7-2-2013

July 2, 2013

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“The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) is a lobbying organization with its headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee and offices in Washington, D.C. USA, and in all 50 state capitals. NFIB’s lobbying efforts are focused on the impact of current and proposed legislation on businesses (primarily small businesses) and professional practices at all levels of government, […]

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Thorn In The Side Thursday With Your Host, Bob Kincaid! 6-9 PM EDT, 6-20-2013

June 20, 2013

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Join Bob and the H.O.R.N. family for a LIVE conversation from the hills of Appalachia, that covers every aspect of what it means to be human in the 21st century!  We’ll leave the stream on just for you so you’ll never be far from home! Our guest speaker, Professor Keith Lily of PRISM-WV, will join […]

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