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Making Justice

Building a court system is difficult under any circumstances. There’s a lot to decide.

July 19, 2024
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The End of the World!

24 years after Y2K, we are still here.

July 12, 2024

REPLAY: Music as Escape

A retrospective of the 1960s interracial soul band, The Soulmasters.

July 5, 2024

When Sunday Comes

Much has been said about the golden age of gospel music in the 1940s and 50s. But what about the gospel music that came later when hip-hop and soul were dominant?

June 28, 2024

Living With Water

Some people leave flood prone areas. Others buy kayaks. And: Reflecting on the 1980 Mariel boatlift.

June 21, 2024

Animal Friends

Beekeepers are concerned with viruses that threaten hives.

June 14, 2024

Seeking Asylum

Immigrant incarceration has a long history in the US. And it’s part of a system of mass incarceration that’s still largely intact today.

June 7, 2024

Woman Enough

The International Olympic Committee has never required men to prove that they are men. But from nude inspections to DNA swabs, women have had to prove their womanhood since the 60s.

May 31, 2024

REPLAY: HBCU Renaissance

HBCUs are currently experiencing a renaissance, sparked from Black Lives Matter movement and the fight for racial justice.

May 24, 2024

Drugging France

Addiction isn’t a one-size-fits-all disease. Women experience it differently than men.

May 17, 2024

Taking Care of Moms

As of January 2024, twelve states, including Virginia and Washington DC, have implemented Medicaid coverage for doula care.

May 10, 2024

Presenting: Crosswinds

Hampton Roads is home to the largest coal export operation in the United States.

May 3, 2024

United We Stand: In Our Words

Teenagers have long turned to books for a guide on how to live, but for kids of immigrant parents, those guides can be particularly important.

April 26, 2024

Mapping Climate History

Last year, Canadian wildfire smoke had us East Coasters feeling like the apocalypse had arrived. But forest fires aren’t always doom and gloom…

April 19, 2024