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The press and the Sago mine disaster

Posted by: | November 13, 2012 | No Comment |

41 hours after an explosion in a coal mine in Sago, West Virginia that trapped 13 miners, the nation woke up relieved to see headlines reporting 12 of the 13 miners alive.¬†Headlines in newspapers like USA Today screamed that twelve miners had beaten the odds. ¬†However, joy and happiness turned into grief and anger as […]

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