Author Archives: Anthracite Unite

The Quiet, Brave Battle

Fighting Spanish flu inside Schuylkill County’s prison


“These guys know a hell of a lot more about us than we do about them”

Lou Barletta: A Political Obituary

Louis J. Barletta, renowned demagogue, defeated at 62

Lou Barletta: Un Obituario Político

Louis J. Barletta, demagogo renombrado, derrotado a los 62

The Lion

“Thundering across the landscape, the rails rumble beneath her wheels.”

A Quest for Validation

NEPA is sorely lacking in resources for trans folks

Churches of the Coal Region

Their transcendent beauty has inspired locals for generations