After years of fighting new oil and gas pipelines in rural areas, activists have scored major victories that cloud the
The pipeline boom is on shaky ground, so Southerly and the Rural Assembly are working on a video story about what’s happening in rural communities who have spent years working to stop pipeline projects from being built. What would you like to know? Send us your questions and we may ask them in the interviews.
On this past week’s livestream conversation, Bill Bynum of Hope Credit Union placed our present realities of racial inequality in the context of our nation’s history of slavery, the civil rights movement, and countless efforts to fight social and economic injustices. Watch the excerpt.
Ru Rural Assembly Director, Whitney Kimball Coe led a virtual Civic Saturday on May 23. Hosted by the Athens Thrive Team and
This article appeared in the Daily Post-Athenian on May 20, 2020 Join the first virtual Civic Saturday, May 23 @10am.
Mary Sketch is a Program Associate with the Center for Rural Strategies, working primarily on the Rural Assembly. She has
The Rural Assembly is a program of