Jon Allsop is a freelance journalist. He writes a daily newsletter for the Columbia Journalism Review, and his other work has appeared in The Nation, The Atlantic, and Foreign Policy.
The Coronavirus CrisisChasing Sales During Coronavirus Pandemic, States Declare Lotteries “Essential”
Lotteries have been deemed essential services because of the funding they provide to the state. Meanwhile, they put players and workers at risk.
Boris Johnson Went from Big-City Mayor to National Leader. Mike Bloomberg Could Not.
A tale of two mayors.