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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...

Congress Must Act To Secure Black Lung Fund

March 7, 2022

The Black Lung Benefits Disability Trust Fund has lost $22,400,000 since the excise fee supporting the fund was slashed at the end of 2021....

Buffalo Creek Disaster Remembered

February 21, 2022

Feb. 26, 2022 is the 50th anniversary of the Buffalo Creek Flood in Logan County, WV. 125 people were killed and 4000 left homeless...


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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