What happens to US health insurance if the hasty Republican overhaul fails?

What happens to US health insurance if the hasty Republican overhaul fails?

It’s no given that the top-secret health care plan being pondered by US Senate Republicans will be enacted, given the ideological divides within the party…

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The Republican health-care bill means windfall profits for Trump’s billionaire cabinet and other rich people

As we’ve written, the health-care bill currently before the US Senate transfers money from health coverage for millions of poor Americans to tax cuts for…

This is what reparations could actually look like in America

Today’s racial wealth divide is an economic archeological marker, embedded within the multigenerational story of slavery, racial plunder, and discrimination. It is one way the…

How Europe could be the unexpected beneficiary of America’s fall from global grace

US president Donald Trump has promised to put America first. His protectionist stance on trade, his implicit threats to pull military protection from countries that…

Protests are jeopardizing India’s most prized Darjeeling tea leaves

Protests in the Indian town of Darjeeling are stopping pickers from working in the season that generates their best tea—and that makes up 40% of…

How a hipster reputation masked my hometown’s white hate for decades

I was born and raised in Portland’s Hollywood District, a relatively unremarkable neighborhood nestled into the city’s northeast quadrant. It’s where I wandered to the…