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Author Waubgeshig Rice, interviewed by PBS NewsHour Extra.
This year, U.S. protests over police brutality and violence against Black Americans have led to a prominent national conversation on racism...
food insecurity and covid-19 in desperate times
How Has COVID-19 Affected Food Insecurity? President Donald Trump’s decision Tuesday to break off talks on a coronavirus relief bill affects millions...
Analyzing Trump's Return to the White House President Donald Trump’s diagnosis, treatment and the actions of the president and his staff since...
pbs newshour extra discusses the president's health with the AP
President Trump and First Lady Test Positive for COVID-19 On Friday, Oct. 2, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump tested positive for...
2020 presidential election
Why the Election Might Not End November 3 This year’s presidential election faces unprecedented challenges, between the pandemic, protests and...
coronavirus spreads through aerosols
Analyzing How Coronavirus Spreads A growing body of evidence indicates that airborne transmission is the main way people are becoming infected with...
A mural depicting George Floyd, Tony McDade, and Breonna Taylor created by artist Leslie Barlow in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Seeking Justice for Breonna Taylor The killing of Breonna Taylor at the hands of Louisville police galvanized a national protest movement. On Wed.,...
Remembering the Life and Legacy of a Champion for Justice Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who long stood for women’s rights issues and...
news roundup
Weekly News Roundup Speaking at the White House Conference on American History on Thursday, President Donald Trump announced he would be signing an...
hurricane sally and other storms in the atlantic
Tracking Hurricane Sally Hurricane Sally has weakened since striking the Alabama-Florida state line before dawn on Wednesday, September 16 — but it...