Sorry, I'm Too Busy Doing Nothing to Text Back
Why it's so hard to reply to people, including the ones you love, right now.
House Democrats Push to Cancel Student Debt Because of Coronavirus
The bill for the next COVID-19 relief package is expected next week. Will it include up to $30k in student debt relief?
Muslims Observing Ramadan Are Providing Critical Coronavirus Relief
Inspired by Ramadan, several Muslim organizations and individuals are donating their time and money to aid those hit hard by COVID-19.
Orthodox Jews Were Blamed for Spreading COVID. Now They're Donating Plasma
Several Orthodox communities have faced high rates of coronavirus as well as discrimination. Through some quick organizing, thousands who survived COVID-19 are donating their plasma to help others.
High Schools Across the Country Are Turning to Drive-Through Graduations
Do you want fries with that?
Coronavirus Death Rates Are a Direct Result of Environmental Racism
Along with other forms of systemic inequality, environmental racism can cause many of the underlying conditions that make the virus particularly dangerous for black and brown communities.
Gaza Was ‘An Emergency Even Before Corona.' What Happens Now?
Dr. Salam Khashan, an OB-GYN in Gaza, on what it's like to brace for COVID-19 in a place already suffering from severe medical shortages.
What Protests Look Like in a Time of Social Distancing
Organizers are getting creative as it becomes dangerous and even illegal in some places to gather in large groups.
Anti-Abortion Groups Are Still Holding Protests During the Coronavirus Outbreak
“The abortion industry is still doing abortions...we are not going away unless we’re banned."
States Can’t Keep Up with Surging Unemployment Claims from Coronavirus
The sudden avalanche of unemployment claims is crashing state websites.
As Coronavirus Shuts Down College Campuses, Students Scramble for Stability
"My parents found out that I'm gay, and they kicked me out,” said one Harvard student. “I've been relying, really, on the university for housing."
Worried University Students Are Asking Their Schools to Cancel Class
“Now I’m in jeopardy of not graduating because I don’t want to get sick."