When Wall Street came to coal country: how a big-money gamble scarred Appalachia – podcast

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Around the turn of the millennium, hedge fund investors put an audacious bet on coal mining in the US. The bet failed – but it was the workers and the environment that paid the price. By Evan Osnos. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/longreadpod

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