Montana

Portrait of the Artist as a Single Mom

Portrait of the Artist as a Single Mom

Stephanie Land

FEATURES

Co-published with The New York Review of Books.  How one mother became a writer while feeding herself and two young children on food stamps.

Ranching Life on the High Plains of Montana

Ranching Life on the High Plains of Montana

Elliott Woods

PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with The GuardianElliott D. Woods spent time in Phillips County in northern Montana, where public land is a source of life to which ranchers are intimately connected. If the plan to transfer lands to the states succeeds, it will mean a radical restructuring of the economy and the culture of the West.

In Montana, Land Transfer Threatens the American Rancher's Way of Life

In Montana, Land Transfer Threatens the American Rancher's Way of Life

Elliott Woods

FEATURES

Co-published with The Guardian and Mountain Outlaw MagazineRanchers in the west have been struggling for decades. Now a new threat looms: public land might be taken away from them

The Class Politics of Decluttering

The Class Politics of Decluttering

Stephanie Land

ESSAY

This story originally appeared in The New York Times with support from EHRP. Minimalism is a virtue only when it’s a choice...For people who are not so well off, the idea of opting to have even less is not really an option.