In the 1920s, Harlan County, Kentucky was a thriving center of Black life. The good and the bad often came together. In this episode, we listen to the dedication of a new roadside memorial to Leonard Woods, a Black man from Jenkins, Kentucky who was lynched in Pound, Virginia. Reverend Steve Peake of Fleming-Neon, Kentucky […]
WMMT celebrates Indigenous Peoples' Day by speaking with Carol Davis, coordinator of Dine Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment, or DINE CARE.
This Mountain Talk segment takes you to the Blair Mountain Centennial - the hundredth anniversary of the largest labor uprising in US history - to hear from the labor movement about how this history has inspired them, and what it means today.
On the latest episode of Mountain Talk, travel with us to Grayson, Kentucky for Eastern Kentucky Mutual Aid's first benefit show - and a meditation with regional artists and activists on making joy out of hard times, building trust between neighbors, and helping others out when you don't have much yourself.