In Part 2 of “Insecurity,” we meet Eshawney Gaston, a fast-food worker who joins the wave of labor uprisings sweeping the country during the pandemic.
This piece was supported by the journalism nonprofit the Economic Hardship Reporting Project.
The Feds Have Thousands of Stadium Lights on the Border. Switching Them On Would Devastate Desert Ecosystems.
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The powerful lights mounted on the border wall threaten the dark skies that make southern Arizona a biodiversity hotspot.
Group of Global Leftist Leaders Warns “Soft Coup” Is Underway in Colombia
Ryan Grim -
A prominent set of progressive leaders are coming to the defense of Colombia’s Gustavo Petro, whose administration is facing a cascading series of struggles.
Monetary Blowback: How U.S. Wars, Sanctions, and Hegemony Are Threatening the Dollar’s Reserve Currency Dominance
A growing number of countries are preparing to shift from using the U.S. dollar in trade, which could undermine the greenback’s global supremacy.