"I have never seen a conflict between journalism and activism," wrote Barbara Ehrenreich.
In Pennsylvania’s Oil Creek Valley, the messy legacy of the country’s first petroleum boom.
Excerpted from "An Alternative History of Pittsburgh."
"All over McKean County, we claimed the unwanted spaces that adults had left behind."
An excerpt from "Car Bombs to Cookie Tables: The Youngstown Anthology 2nd Edition."
On the walls of a Pittsburgh-area church, twenty-five scenes of God, war, justice, family.
A requiem for the small-town "hang-arounds."