rural communities

My Small Town is Being Poisoned by Fracking Waste

My Small Town is Being Poisoned by Fracking Waste

Alison Stine

FEATURES

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.

How We're Working with Reporters from Around America to Cover Class and Inequality

How We're Working with Reporters from Around America to Cover Class and Inequality

Alissa Quart & Jessica Reed

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with The GuardianThe national media failed to cover large swathes of the US pre-election, while rural voices have been quieted by the decimation of local news. Our On The Ground project aims to remedy these issues.

The Apple Pickers of the Yakima Valley

The Apple Pickers of the Yakima Valley

David Bacon

PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with The AtlanticA photo essay Scenes from the daily lives of farmworkers in central Washington