Experiments with truth: 12/2/09

    • An 81-year-old activist fasting as “a prolonged act of mourning” of the destruction of the environment in West Virginia was arrested Tuesday at the state capitol for an outstanding warrant stemming from an incident back in October when he and a group of seniors marched to protest mountaintop mining.

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