Ohio

My Small Town is Being Poisoned by Fracking Waste

My Small Town is Being Poisoned by Fracking Waste

Alison Stine

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Co-published with The GuardianIn a tiny south-eastern Ohio town in the Appalachian foothills, the Hazel Ginsburg Well is holding waste from out-of-state fracking operations – a sludge of toxic chemicals and undrinkable water.

American Ballad: A Photographic Chronicle of America's Working Poor

American Ballad: A Photographic Chronicle of America's Working Poor

Dale Maharidge & Matt Black

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Co-published with Smithsonian MagazineTo mark the 75th anniversary of Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, photographer Matt Black and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dale Maharidge, traveled to California's Central Valley, Cleveland and northern Maine to chronicle America's working poor.

"I Feel Forgotten": A Decade of Struggle in Rural Ohio

"I Feel Forgotten": A Decade of Struggle in Rural Ohio

Kate Linthicum and Matt Eich

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Co-published with The New YorkerIn the spring of 2009, Kate Linthicum traveled to rural Ohio to meet the people Eich had been photographing.

The American Opiate Epidemic

The American Opiate Epidemic

Michelle Frankfurter

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Co-published with Fast Company Co.EXIST. Portsmouth, Ohio, is a small Rust Belt city ravaged by job loss and economic stagnation. Over time, prescription painkillers replaced the American Dream. When even the pills became too expensive, heroin replaced everything.