Rural Life

The Feds Are About to Stick It to Pain Patients in a Big Way

The Feds Are About to Stick It to Pain Patients in a Big Way

Maia Szalavitz

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with VICE. Doctors are already getting spooked out of prescribing painkillers, and new rules could make life in some of America's struggling communities even worse.

 

 

American Ballad: A Photographic Chronicle of America's Working Poor

American Ballad: A Photographic Chronicle of America's Working Poor

Dale Maharidge & Matt Black

PHOTOGRAPHY ANALYSIS

Co-published with Smithsonian MagazineTo 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.

"I Feel Forgotten": A Decade of Struggle in Rural Ohio

"I Feel Forgotten": A Decade of Struggle in Rural Ohio

Kate Linthicum and Matt Eich

PHOTOGRAPHY ANALYSIS

Co-published with The New YorkerIn the spring of 2009, Kate Linthicum traveled to rural Ohio to meet the people Eich had been photographing.