The Daily: Looking at Blue-Collar Factory Jobs in the Rearview Mirror

The road ahead for workers in Indianapolis won’t be easy, but our reporter has reasons for hope after her ninth trip there this year.

The Times in Person: A Reporter Returns to Indianapolis to Discuss Jobs and the Economy

Farah Stockman, a national correspondent with The Times, will return to Indianapolis to discuss the economic uncertainties that so many Americans face.

Finding My Rosie the Riveter

I had reached out on Facebook to a dozen of the plant’s steelworkers who had agreed to train their replacements from Mexico. Shannon was the one who wrote me back that same day.

Becoming a Steelworker Liberated Her. Then Her Job Moved to Mexico.

Workers like Shannon Mulcahy took pride in their jobs at the Rexnord factory in Indianapolis. The bearings they made were top-notch. In the end, it didn’t matter.