30
Mar
2014

VIDEO: Poland’s ‘Rathole Miners’

Digging coal illegally, often called “rathole mining,” proliferated in the late 1990s in Walbrzych, Poland, after the state abruptly decided to shutter coal plants in the region. It continues today.

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