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The Winners Of The 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards Are Here

It’s back. The highlight of awards season. The most cutthroat competition in the land. The most anticipated listicle of the year. No, we’re just joking around — Readers’ Choice is just about fun and highlighting local people, places and businesses. And, in a time where there’s been a lot of struggle and setbacks, we hope that this issue helps drive spending to new places, pumping money into the local economy. So, scan through how your fellow readers voted, but mostly use this list to make plans.



The Midwesternist
Dan Canon

Nothing Is Going To Save Kentucky And Indiana From Texas-style Anti-abortion Laws

By now, everyone has heard the news of the Supreme Court’s refusal to block Texas’s...
Editor’s Note
Erica Rucker

Erika Shields Is Promoting The School To Prison Pipeline By Pushing For Officers In Schools

Erika Shields, Louisville’s police chief, came to the city after resigning in Atlanta following the...
Write Some Shit
Hannah Drake

Dear Kentucky GOP, Stop Using The Fear of Black People To Keep You In Office

Over the weekend, I watched an exchange with USA Today reporter Phillip Bailey and the...