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By, Susan Sacirbey via Diplomat Artist Buzz
The year of his birth was 1884, and at less than one year of age, John James Mates, my grandfather of Irish-Catholic heritage, sailed to America and into the Pennsylvania coal region.– What does this mean for 2015? — More —

Blog Report: SOUTH AFRICA MINES SAFETY NEEDS IMPROVEMENT – UN EXPERT, By Ambassador Mo

 “More efforts could be made to better implement existing mining regulations, especially when it comes to health & safety of miners,” according to Martin Hahn, a mining specialist for International Labour Organization (ILO). While Government of South Africa has taken important steps to address working conditions in country’s mines, there is still significant room for improvement. –MORE–

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