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07/29/2021   6:00 PM

700 ALABAMA MINERS FLOOD THE STREETS OF MANHATTAN

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

The United Mine Workers of America brought their protest over sharp wage cuts to New York. More than 700 miners bussed in from Alabama, Ohio, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. They gathered outside of investment company BlackRock on Manhattan’s East Side.

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700 Alabamian miners flood 53rd Street.