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Black Land Matters
After a century of dispossession, young Black farmers are restoring their rightful place in American agriculture.
By Tom Philpott
The “Machine That Eats Up Black Farmland”
Leaders at the US Department of Agriculture claim the agency has moved past its legacy of discrimination. Our reporting says otherwise.
By Kathryn Joyce, Nathan Rosenberg, and Bryce Stucki
Stars and Strife
How two feuding tea party leaders helped lay the groundwork for the insurrection
By Stephanie Mencimer
Moving the Needle
Inside the grassroots campaign that protected San Francisco’s Latino community—and the entire city—from a deadly virus
By Julia Lurie and Maddie Oatman
The Truth About Reconciliation
Can America heal itself? The reckoning after the Greensboro Massacre provides some lessons.
By Peter Keating and Shaun Assael
TO OUR READERS
The Good Fight
Decades before “Democracy Dies in Darkness,” Jim Ridgeway knew that journalism can’t stay on the sidelines.
By Monika Bauerlein
Why many Black parents aren’t joining the push to send their kids back to class
By Melinda D. Anderson
Randy Economy’s piratical plan to recall a governor
By Lil Kalish
How the superrich quarantined their wealth during the pandemic
By Michael Mechanic
Decoding Joe Biden’s favorite pop historian
By Kara Voght
The myth of “taxpayer dollars”
By Camille Walsh
FOOD + HEALTH
Watching the Watchers
Let’s stop freaking out over kids’ pandemic screen time.