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Berry Craig

Berry Craig
Berry Craig of Mayfield is a professor emeritus of history at West Kentucky Community College in Paducah and an author of five books on the Civil War in Kentucky. The last one, published by the University Press of Kentucky, is Kentucky’s Rebel Press: Pro-Confederate Media in the Civil War. His critically-acclaimed Kentucky Confederates: Secession, Civil War, and the Jackson Purchase, also from the University Press, has been reprinted in paperback.

The GOP Returns to “States’ Rights”

The GOP of “Lincoln and Liberty” has been gone for about 50 years. Sean Spicer made it official: the Republicans are now “a states' rights party.”
March for Equality and Social Justice in Murray, KY -- 2017/01/21 (photo by Berry Craig)

Union Women & Men Lead March in Murray

Union men and women in Murray held a "sister march" to the Women's March, with speakers that explained the value of union membership.

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