Reading Time: 2 minutes Good journalism played a crucial role in 2020; here is what we plan to do in 2021.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Podcasts, like radio before them, have become the conversations that shape our perception of the world. The intimacy of voices in your car, in your earbuds, or in the dark has transformed how we listen and learn.
Reading Time: 7 minutes The American system was tested and survived the trial of 2020, battered but still largely intact.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Here is a look back at some of our most interesting work from a momentous year.
Reading Time: 5 minutes 2020 was a year rife with attacks on our voting systems and speculation on the integrity of our democracy. WhoWhatWhy covered it all. Here is our best.
Reading Time: 5 minutes In addition to hard-hitting news, WhoWhatWhy brings you insightful, sometimes controversial, sometimes hilarious, and always thought-provoking commentary and opinion. Here are some of our favorite pieces from this year.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The dire state of the environment is one of humanity’s greatest challenges. Here are some of our 2020 environmental stories you may have missed.
Reading Time: < 1 minute President Trump’s use of the pardon power is not quite what the Founding Fathers had in mind.
Reading Time: 8 minutes As British naturalist David Attenborough — an indisputable “influencer” of today’s youth — has noted on various occasions, time is running out for our planet. The move to action may now lie in the hands of young people. Maybe it’s time to do more than simply pretend that we are listening to the concerns of the new generation.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Ted Rall’s political cartoons became appointment viewing for WhoWhatWhy readers in this rollercoaster election year. Here are some of our favorites of 2020.