Reading Time: 14 minutes The author of Tangled Up in Blue, Georgetown University law professor Rosa Brooks, looks deep inside the policing of America’s cities.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Donald Trump’s last round of pardons should be deemed illegal.
Reading Time: 5 minutes What can Joe Biden do for American workers now that Amazon workers have voted on whether to unionize in Alabama? The moment for labor in America is the most portentous in a century.
Reading Time: < 1 minute If you listen to Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R), you might think God doesn’t want Black churches to be able to conduct voting drives on Sundays.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Due to Putin’s aggression, some ethnic Russians and Russophones in neighboring countries are shedding their cultural and political affinity with Russia.
Reading Time: 8 minutes Big ag has the US political establishment so deep in its pockets that there’s little will to address the pandemic risks posed by the meat and dairy industries.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Most Democrats in Congress are ready to support reforms to protect voting rights, but it’s not only Republicans who stand in their way — three Democratic senators aren’t ready to kill the filibuster to make it happen.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Welcome to WhoWhatWhy’s weekly COVID-19 roundup. There’s a lot of virus coverage out there, so this feature will give you a dose of the latest news.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) wrote a book boasting about his lessons for America dealing with COVID-19, but New York politics is in an uproar with ever-growing investigations into his conduct.
Reading Time: 15 minutes Households account for 70 percent of all climate pollution, according to climate scientist Dr. Kimberly Nicholas. She makes the case for individual action being just as important as government and corporate efforts to stem climate change.