Author: David Wallis

David Wallis is the former Managing Director of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, a journalism nonprofit organization.

Co-published with The Washington Post. It shouldn’t be so hard to differentiate between law-abiding U.S. citizens and wanted criminals.

Co-published with The Chronicle of PhilanthropyFor relatively small investments, philanthropy could help preserve some of the most important local journalism around—and fend off growing rightwing “news” sites.

Apocalypse wow! A satirical parody of how the rich are coping with the coronavirus pandemic.

Co-published with The Washington Post. It’s not a replacement for more sweeping reforms, but it might help in the meantime.

Co-published with The Washington Post. Such a policy would increase retention of public servants, boost morale and serve as a ladder to millions of people who keep us safe, teach our kids and heal our wounds.

Co-published with The Washington Post. If we really want to live in a world where such price cuts are useful, then we must reconsider whom they help.

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