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A Father’s Day Call for Engagement: Millenials Need to Be the Change

The calls for engagement and participation this electoral season have grown exponentially, as so many observers, campaigners and activists begin to recognize the time is ripe with possibility and opportunity to pursue a progressive agenda via Bernie’s revolution. This comes despite – and because of – the looming peril posed by the man recently dubbed…

West Virginia: The Rodney Dangerfield of the USA – Appalachian Chronicle

Michael Barrick’s Appalachian Chronicle has become an indispensable source of insight and news about the Appalachian region in recent years. Here he calls out the mainstream media for its continuing blind spot regarding environmental regulation, fossil fuel extraction, and the health and well-being of the area’s population. – Ed. West Virginia: The Rodney Dangerfield of…