Austyn Gaffney is a freelance writer from Kentucky who has written for HuffPost, onEarth, Sierra and Vice.
The Miners Who Fought for Workplace Safety Have a Thing or Two to Teach OSHA Right Now
In October 1993, Charles Patrick Hayes, or Pat, was working at a grain bin in Defuniak Springs, a small town in southern Alabama near Fairhope, where Pat was raised. Pat was knocking down corn... MORE
Working · June 2, 2020
When Unions Save Lives
The threat of fines doesn't always make mines safer. But unions can. MORE
Act Locally · October 30, 2019