Karina Piser is a freelance journalist. Her writing has appeared in The Atlantic, The Nation, and The Washington Post, among other publications.
The Trap Doors and Dead Ends of Trying to Get Treated for Long Covid
Co-published with The New Republic. Experts say the long-Covid crisis will mirror the pandemic itself, creating a “tsunami of disability” that will take a disproportionate toll on …
Community College Enrollment Plunges During COVID-19 Pandemic
Co-published with Teen Vogue. These institutions have long offered students an affordable, flexible way to earn a college degree.
How Prison Officials Block Access to the Media
Co-published with The American Prospect. Journalists are having trouble contacting sources, and inmates who speak on the record face retaliation.
Out of Prison With Nowhere Safe to Go
Co-published with The New Republic. As states grant early release to slow the spread of COVID-19, many people are leaving incarceration broke and without a net.