Paul Wesslund

Paul is a freelance writer who lives in Louisville. His latest book, “Small Business, Big Heart,” is now available as an audio book. (Read more on the Contributors page.)

A Charles Booker brand of politics Subscribers Public

Paul Wesslund takes us on a journey through Charles Booker’s new book, and gives us insight into the man, the campaigns, and the change he wants to make in Kentucky politics.

Paul Wesslund
Paul Wesslund
Feature

Event: Future of clean energy in Louisville Subscribers Public

On December 1, REAL Good News will hold its fifth in a series of quarterly public Zoom meetings to make sure Louisville achieves its renewable energy goal of 100% clean energy by 2040.

Paul Wesslund
Paul Wesslund
Event

Grassroots environmentalism in the Bluegrass — a progress report on the campaign to bring renewable energy to Kentucky Subscribers Public

Kentucky and Louisville are quietly going green in a trend you might call trickle-up environmentalism. The latest data point on that path came September 18 when two dozen people Zoomed together to start crafting plans that would dramatically ramp up solar energy in Louisville.

Paul Wesslund
Paul Wesslund
News

Why broadband internet is as important as electricity for rural residents Subscribers Public

The need for rural broadband has been talked about until it’s practically a standard, and empty, campaign slogan. Even piecemeal improvements take forever. No wonder small-town America feels disconnected — it’s because it is, literally and figuratively.

Paul Wesslund
Paul Wesslund
Policy
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