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Thousands protest against coal mining along German-Polish border

The parallels between communities effected by the coal boom in Australia and Europe are being reported on by ACIJ Director Tom Morton as part of a research project 'The Coal Rush and Beyond', which is funded by the Australian Research Council. 

Tom reports from the Polish-German border of the community reaction to the proposal to renew open cut coal mining in the region.  For full story (takes you to an external site).