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Mining History Museum Preserves the Labor History That Led to Coal Baron Don Blankenship

The following is an excerpt of Carolyne Whelan's essay "King Coal and the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum," from the new book Voices from the Rust Belt, edited by Anne Trubek (Picador, April 2018), available for purchase from PicadorAmazon and IndieBound. Copyright © 2018 by Anne Trubek. All rights reserved.

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Think Animals Don't Have Emotions? Researchers Have News for You

The following is an excerpt from the new book Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina (Picador, 2016): 

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Katha Pollitt: Ending a Pregnancy Is a Common, Normal Event in Women's Lives - Let's Talk About It That Way

The following is an excerpt from Katha Pollitt's new book Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights (Picador USA, 2014). Reprinted here with permission.

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