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Broadband, Mining Mess + Naomi Judd

June 28, 2022

A potpourri of topics on this episode, beginning with a look at the federal government’s Affordable Connectivity Program which has the potential to increase...

Anthony Flaccavento + bell hooks: Learn + Love

April 28, 2022

On this episode Anthony Flaccavento, a farmer from southwestern VA, as well as an author, political candidate, and most recently co-founder of the Rural...

Diabetes Alert

March 22, 2022

Kentucky has the 4th highest death rate from diabetes in the US, but diabetes can be prevented or delayed. In recognition of March 22nd’s...


Inspiring Appalachians

October 27, 2021

Three amazing Appalachians talk about their efforts to make their communities – be they local, regional or statewide – better places to live and...

Lessons from Battle of Blair Mountain

September 21, 2021

WV’s Battle of Blair Mountain happened 100 years ago, but what’s its significance for working people today? That’s the topic explored by historians, authors,...

Black Appalachian Coalition Launched

July 27, 2021

The June 18th launch of the Black Appalachian Coalition in partnership with the NAACP is the focus of this episode. The launch featured a...

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