Tag archive for ‘Kentucky’
By admin On Monday, November 9th, 2020

Hal Rogers’s Kentucky Kingdom

The second-longest-serving Republican in the House isn’t as well-known as Mitch McConnell, but he has pioneered a model of political economy replicated to grim effect across rural America. Dissent MagazineDissent More...

By admin On Monday, July 27th, 2020

As the spread of COVID accelerates, Ford workers in Michigan and Kentucky denounce flouting of safety measures

Ford workers in Michigan and Louisville, Kentucky describe the disregard of basic COVID-19 safety protections by management while the UAW works to suppress any opposition. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Saturday, May 30th, 2020

Protests against police killing of frontline worker Breonna Taylor escalate in Louisville, Kentucky

Hundreds protested in Louisville on Thursday demanding the arrest and prosecution of police who killed Breonna Taylor during a “no knock” raid on her residence in March. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

Kentucky auto parts worker denounces continued plant operation as coronavirus spreads

Referring to the role of the UAW union, the worker said: “They say our security is their number one goal, but it’s not.” World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2020

Euros, Olympics and the Kentucky Derby: Coronavirus may kill YOUR favorite event NEXT

Football, golf, and motor-racing fixtures have all been canceled due to the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus. With more countries restricting large gatherings, what’s next on the chopping block? Formula One More...