Contrary to popular belief, some rural Americans are extremely invested in environmental protection and conserving resources for future generaitons.
New York elitism is a very ugly look. Ditch it, just in time for summer!
The truck has become an enduring symbol of rural life, but sometimes a truck is just a truck, no matter what conservatives think.
Look, I don’t know how else to say this: Please stop saying that rural America is uniformly conservative.
17 percent of America lives in rural communities, who are often maligned by those in urban and suburban areas. Questions of government funding can be a particularly sore point.
Heat feels like a fundamental basic human need, and right, as it should: But the world of heat and heating can be a fraught place for rural Americans.
There’s a large LGBQT rural population, but it’s largely erased in a narrative that suggests queerness only exists in cities. That serves to further isolate rural queers.
The story of abortion access in rural communities can turn into an elaborate, time-consuming saga.
When members of a sketchy militia took over the Malheur Wildlife Refuge in January, I braced myself for one of the inevitable outcomes: People on social media smugly talking about rural hicks and their inability to grasp the nuance of fine social issues. These kinds of things — takeovers of federal land in the name […]
One thing is integral to the American Dream: Buying a home. It may not necessarily be the right financial choice for a given family or circumstance, but it’s hard to feel like one has truly arrived, truly become a grownup, unless one has bought a home. ‘Buying’ is a figurative term in the era of […]