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Giles Bruce's blog posts

posted 05/20/2022
Two years after the murder of George Floyd, it’s still tough for journalists to trace patterns of law enforcement violence in their communities.
posted 04/25/2022
Two architects of the effort weigh in on the promise and perils of California's bold new Medicaid program.
posted 04/21/2022
Lisa Krieger of the San Jose Mercury News, Victoria Colliver of POLITICO, and Alejandro Lazo of CalMatters on the storylines they're tracking.
posted 04/11/2022
“Parents of young children should be as worried about RSV as they are about COVID,” said one professor of pediatrics.
posted 03/03/2022
The causes of poor health aren’t always obvious or provable, and that’s where knowing your community comes in.
posted 02/24/2022
For journalists, parents with school-aged children are a good barometer of what issues to cover in the weeks and months ahead.
posted 01/12/2022
As the omicron surge disrupts schools nationwide, new research finds that kids forced to learn online instead of in person exhibited more behavioral issues.
posted 12/15/2021
Will the country finally correct the harm borne by marginalized communities?
posted 12/08/2021
And how reporters can follow the money.
posted 12/01/2021
Here’s how reporters can investigate contamination in their communities.

Giles Bruce's Blog

Two years after the murder of George Floyd, it’s still tough for journalists to trace patterns of... more »
posted 05/20/22
Two architects of the effort weigh in on the promise and perils of California's bold new Medicaid... more »
posted 04/25/22
Lisa Krieger of the San Jose Mercury News, Victoria Colliver of POLITICO, and Alejandro Lazo of... more »
posted 04/21/22

Giles Bruce's Work

The initial statistics shocked me. It turns out, I hadn’t seen anything yet.
Do Indiana parents now really mistreat their kids more than their counterparts just about everywhere else? Many experts say no.
Kateri Whiteside looked at the pictures of her six kids on the wall: boys and girls, from toddlers to adults. She hasn't seen some of them for years.