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June 01, 2021 | 0 comments
Hospital closures worsen disparities during pandemic; it's been a week for the lab-leak theory; do vaccines need a boost?
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June 01, 2021 | 2 comments
Holdout states are turning to some surprising tactics to keep voter-led pushes for Medicaid expansion off the table.
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May 26, 2021 | 0 comments
California was about to embark on an assessment of every at-risk drinking water system in the state. Then, the pandemic hit.
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May 25, 2021 | 0 comments
Wired is looking for a senior health writer; Buzzfeed News is seeking a deputy inequality editor.
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May 25, 2021 | 0 comments
6/9 Webinar: The vaccine tipping point; Latinos face barriers to vaccine; confusion from new CDC guidelines; virtual learning disastrous for special needs students
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May 24, 2021 | 0 comments
Criminal justice scholars Frank Edwards and Andrea Headley join ProPublica's Topher Sanders for a look at the latest efforts to advance police accountability, and how reporters can stay ahead of the... more
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May 21, 2021
President Biden signs a hate crime law to stem violence against Asian Americans. Now state legislators must act to end rampant discrimination and protect health and safety.
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May 20, 2021 | 0 comments
Dr. Cheryl Woods Giscombe discusses how Black women experience stress, and how it may be impacting their health during the pandemic.
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May 18, 2021 | 0 comments
May 19 webinar: Policing, Race, and Community Safety One Year After George Floyd; long COVID expected to hit communities of color harder; CDC breaks its conservative streak; journalists covering... more
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May 18, 2021 | 0 comments
The Orange County Register is looking for a crime and public safety reporter. The Arizona Republic is seeking a policing in Arizona reporter.
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May 17, 2021 | 0 comments
A pregnant doctor explains why she got the COVID-19 vaccine — how it inspired her to join a clinical trial to fight another dangerous virus.
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May 13, 2021 | 0 comments
My family was fortunate, but other medically fragile people were not able to isolate or protect themselves, and it cost them their lives.
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May 11, 2021 | 0 comments
New York & Michigan Solutions Journalism Collaborative is looking for a caregiving project editor. The 19th is seeking a caregiving reporter.
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May 11, 2021 | 0 comments
Business owners of color less likely to benefit from federal aid, vaccination programs pivot with July 4 hopes, Pfizer vaccines for kids coming
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May 10, 2021 | 0 comments
A family dreams of hot pot and a better future in a small crowded one-room SRO in San Francisco.



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