In an investigation by Reveal and Mother Jones, workers for the Central Romana Corp. spoke of inadequate protective gear, poor medical care, withheld pensions and debt.
Following the 2020 election, it looked like the midterms could create more chaos. But mostly, they didn’t. Why?
Extreme new laws built on Trump’s Big Lie crack down on a phantom problem: widespread voter fraud.
Companies across the South profited off the forced labor of people in prison after the Civil War – a racist system known as convict leasing.
Bitcoin uses enormous amounts of power, and it’s heating up the planet.
Workers at Amazon were getting hurt on the job more than at other companies. Those records were under wraps – until our reporting uncovered them.
Bitcoin is hot – and it’s heating up the planet, too. Making bitcoin uses enormous amounts of power.
On a vast plantation in the Dominican Republic, Haitian migrants still use machetes to harvest sugarcane that’s exported to the U.S. The workers are protesting poor working and living conditions.
On the morning of Billey Joe Johnson’s death, crime scene tape separates the Johnsons from their son’s body. Their shaky faith in the criminal justice system buckles as authorities fail to follow up on inconsistencies in the official story.
Billey Joe Johnson Jr. was a high school football star headed for the big time. Then, early one morning in 2008, the Black teenager died during a traffic stop with a White deputy. His family’s been searching for answers ever since.