Co-published with NBC. Millions of Americans are in danger of entering their final decades unable to afford ballooning medical bills and cost-of-living expenses.
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.
Co-published with The LA Times. The dollar store has thrown a lifeline of food and capital to impoverished pockets, but how much quality is in that lifeline?
Co-published with The Nation. Lenders discriminate against immigrants—and often, it’s perfectly legal.
Co-published with Everyday Health. Some families have taken to unorthodox methods to finance hope.
Co-published with Vox. Popular music has always delivered social critique. But it’s struggled to grapple with the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis.
Co-published with The American Prospect. Poor and working-class neighborhoods often view new art galleries as heralds of gentrification—but some artists have joined with residents to fight displacements and other disruptions.