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Co-published with Los Angeles Review of Books. Tactics to combat pay theft and protect the writing community.
Co-published with Reuters. Today, the process of a movement or a person going from outsider to insider, which once took years or even decades, happens in a matter of months.
Co-published with DAME Magazine. Activists like undocumented worker Sandra Henriquez have put their lives on the line to protest injustice. Under a Trump administration, progressives might want to follow their lead.
Co-published with The Nation. For hundreds of families, home is a car in a quiet parking lot.
Co-published with The Cut. Why are universities so unfriendly to single moms?
Co-published with Lenny Letter. During a chaotic coming-of-age, a Christmas tree was a symbol of hope and love.
Co-published with The Baffler. Anti-smoking legislation is, and always has been, about social control.
Co-published with Alternet. White supremacy systematically creates poverty with one hand while violently punishing it with the other.
Co-Published with Lenny Letter. How becoming a single mom in a depressed town helped one woman let go of perfection.
Co-Published with the Virginia Quarterly Review. If faith fosters separateness, how do you navigate healthcare for your children? A #VQRTrueStory essay.
Co-published with Smithsonian Magazine. To mark the 75th anniversary of Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, photographer Matt Black and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dale Maharidge, traveled to California's Central Valley, Cleveland and northern Maine to chronicle America's working poor.
Co-published with Cosmopolitan. As Kayla Jones, 28, kisses her 2-year-old daughter, Lola, good-bye this morning, she doesn’t know if she’ll spend the day working with women who are joyfully welcoming or somberly ending their pregnancies.
Co-published with The Guardian. How American journalists should organize and fight in such a climate is a long and uncertain discussion. But they will fight a losing battle without the trust and support of the American public.
Co-published with The New Yorker. In the spring of 2009, Kate Linthicum traveled to rural Ohio to meet the people Eich had been photographing.
Co-Published with The Nation. The Workers’ Project in Indiana has been uniting undocumented immigrants with white union workers since long before Trump hit the campaign trail.
This story originally appeared in The New York Times with support from EHRP. Melissa Bunni Elian captured the lives of two families in Yonkers, one in an affluent area and the other in the city’s gritty southwest section.
Co-published with The Intercept. These are the people Donald Trump wants to have running our economy.