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Disposable workers of the oil and gas fields

If you don’t have a college degree, it’s the best job in the West. Unless you die, unnoticed.

Feature story – From the April 02, 2007 issue by Ray Ring

Ray Ring received recognition in three national journalism contests for this story. He won the Sidney Hillman Foundation Award for magazine reporting, which is for journalism promoting social and economic justice. He was also a finalist for the Scripps Howard National Journalism Award and received an Honorable Mention Heywood Broun Award.

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