Writing

Features

Pit Viper Made the Perfect Sunglasses. Then the Alt-Right Fell in Love With Them, Men’s Health

Meet the People Working to Save the Joshua Trees, The Guardian

In America, “Being Racist Is Not Against the Law”, Medium

Ilhan Omar Opens Up About Her Brutal Summer, Medium

The Grassroots Plot to Defeat Susan Collins, Medium

Reporting

What Would Democrats Do in a Post-Roe Reality? Fortune

Biden Wants to ‘Revoke’ Section 230. So Why Did the DOJ Just Defend It? Fortune

Steven Mnuchin Stepped in to Prevent Ivanka Trump World Bank Appointment, The Intercept

Inside the New Faux Fish Seafood Industry, New York

‘We Have Little to No Happiness Here’: Inside the Spin Room at the Seventh Democratic Debate, Medium

‘Evacuation Fatigue’ Caused Some to Ignore Peril of Mudslides, The Washington Post

Like a WWI Battlefield’: 15 Dead as Mudslides Wipe Away Homes in Fire-Ravaged Southern California, The Washington Post

As Wildfires Continue in California, Air Quality a Significant Concern, The Washington Post

The Greatest Threat to Our National Parks Might Be Noise Pollution, Outside

The Bible of Texas Football, The New Yorker

Whoops: The Self-Driving Tesla May Make Us Love Urban Sprawl Again, Wired

Essays

Oysters on the May, Oxford American

My Kayak Is the Best $475 I Ever Spent, Vox

The American Diner at Age 143, Pacific Standard

Interviews

An Oral History of Activism in the 2010s, Medium

Meet the Watchdogs Exposing the Capitol Rioters, Medium

Why Eleanor Holmes Norton Is Optimistic About D.C. Statehood, Medium

Philadelphia’s Neon King Gets a Glowing Castle, Atlas Obscura

‘The Ocean Is Boiling’: The Complete Oral History of the 1969 Santa Barbara Oil Spill, Pacific Standard