What A Former Fairview High School Teacher Says History Books Don’t Include About American Labor Unions

How much did the labor battles of Colorado coal workers contribute to the legal gains of the New Deal Era? Perhaps more than you think. A new book out from the University of Colorado Press details how a labor movement literally in Boulder County’s backyard provided much of the social context leading up to the major progressive gains of the 1930s.

Leigh Campbell-Hale, an author of the new book Remembering Ludlow but Forgetting the Columbine, joined Shannon Young on the Morning Magazine to remind listeners of the other Columbine Massacre.

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Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon is an experienced radio reporter with more than 15 years of experience creating compelling, sound-rich radio stories for news outlets across the country. Kenyon has master's degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism in radio broadcast and photojournalism. She has worked in KGNU's news department since 2021 as a reporter, editor, and daily news producer. In all her work, she strives to produce thought-provoking, trustworthy journalism that makes other people's stories feel personal. In addition to audio production, Kenyon runs KGNU's news internship program and oversees the department's digital engagement.
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