ACLC’s Deputy Director Mary Cromer was featured in a recent article about the coal collapse in Central Appalachia. Despite the complex and challenging issues facing the region, she explained:

“I feel like there’s a lot of energy behind systems change right now,” said Mary Cromer, deputy director of the Appalachian Citizens Law Center. “There are a lot more discussions about just transition now than there were before. Some of that is because just transition is part and parcel to the rethinking of the way we’ve ordered our society that’s going on right now. I am hopeful about that.”

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