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Why Media Must Stop Misrepresenting Appalachia
Ivy Brashear is a tenth generation Central Appalachian, and th...
"Hillbilly Elegy" and other sources demean my family and the region with their simple, dismissive narratives.
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Greater Empathy and Understanding- A 12 Month Plan
Leadership/Career Coach and Consultant. Lover of dogs, gardeni...
Poor People, Don't You Know You Have Jobs?
Peter Van Buren
Author of the forthcoming "Hooper's War," "Ghosts of Tom Joad:...
But the problem isn't jobs per se, it is income inequality.
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As A Poor Kid From The Rust Belt, Yale Law School Brought Me Face-to-face With Radical Inequality
Author, 'Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in ...
"I have never felt out of place in my entire life. But I did at Yale."
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