"Cultural critics often bemoan today’s fragmented news landscape—but historians of newspapers are surprisingly optimistic about it. When they look at today’s explosion of news websites and apps, they see the same spirit of mad experimentation that created American news."
"When somebody claims that there's a systemic failure to provide adequate medical care, as we are in this suit, getting the state's own assessment of the medical care is highly relevant." - David Sleigh, Attorney
Vermont Gas said "on time and on budget" in virtually every interview about its Addison County pipeline for 10 months. Then, suddenly, they stopped. I asked why, and it turns out it's because they're not so sure it will be on time and on budget anymore.
The world is facing an unprecedented displacement of people fleeing conflict, economic hardship and persecution. Many of the displaced are children, and a new report says that half of all child refugees are not able to go to school.