January 29, 2020 | KHN · A young man averted disaster after a friend took him to the nearest hospital just before his appendix burst. But more than a year later, he’s still facing a huge bill for his out-of-network surgery.
January 29, 2020 | NPR · Much of Mexico’s official language regarding migration remains euphemistic, critics say, even as migration policies have grown harsher. More than 2,000 Central Americans have been deported this month.
January 29, 2020 | FA · Law professor Richard Hasen is sounding the alarm about Russian hacks, voter suppression and other threats to the 2020 election. “There’s lots of ways that things could go south,” he says.
January 29, 2020 | NPR · There are more than 70 shorts showing at The Sundance Film Festival this year. “It’s a stamp of approval, but it’s also this incredible community you get welcomed into,” says director Bridget Moloney.
January 29, 2020 | NPR · In her new memoir, Straight tells the story of the women in her family—her Swiss-German blood relatives and her African American, Indigenous and Creole in-laws who crossed the U.S. to settle in Calif.