Tag: West Virginia
Laura Gottesdiener: Coal DethronedAugust 2015
In Appalachia, the coal industry is in collapse, but the mountains aren’t coming back.
Heather Samples: In the Land of the Heavy LiftingFebruary 2014
What the Elk River contamination tells us about a fading West Virginian mythos and the new meaning of Coal Country.
Robert Reich: Why Workers in Red States Vote Against Their Economic Self InterestJanuary 2014
The electoral effects of economic desperation.