Three out of four Americans without reliable high-speed internet access live in urban areas. Most haven’t connected because they can’t afford it.
With a leadership vacuum in Washington, the San Francisco Bay Area’s shelter-in-place orders led the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The federal government’s failure to manage the pandemic shifted the burden to local officials. We look at state responses in California and Florida.
Part of our illustrated series on inequity in the time of pandemic.
Online learning works only if you can get online. We explore why tens of thousands of families are caught on the wrong side of the digital divide.
Part of our weekly series with The Nib on inequity in the time of pandemic. Sean, San Mateo, CaliforniaInterviewed April 13, 2020 Interview by Mallory Newman, illustrated by Thi Bui, script by Sarah Mirk and Amanda Pike.
As racial disparities in health come into the spotlight amid COVID-19, we explore how the legacy of racism affects maternal health in the U.S.
The company’s long-simmering tensions with its warehouse workers have spilled over in the coronavirus pandemic.
Part one in our weekly series with The Nib on inequity in the time of pandemic.
An urgent battle is playing out between the U.S. government and immigration lawyers over detained children as COVID-19 sweeps across the country.