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A debate on voting rights seems destined to irrelevance, as the Biden agenda remains stalled out.
Nirvana manager-turned-activist Danny Goldberg shares lessons from the intersection of celebrity and the 2020 presidential campaign.
They understand the need to extend sick leave. They have the money. Do they have the will?
Two scholars on a power more transformative than markets or government: people.
Rallies, wildfires and an oil spill: Photojournalist Ted Soqui looks back on his best images of the year.
We ran the numbers. These are the stories that resonated the most with our audience.
Capital & Main reporters found reason for optimism in 2021, from landmark climate victories to expansion of healthcare for immigrants.
In a year of turmoil, here’s journalism that made a difference.
As the California governor heads into re-election mode, we examine his progress (or lack thereof) in several healthcare categories.
A selection of memorable Capital & Main stories from this past year.
Just because medical institutions see another surge coming doesn’t mean they’re equipped to handle it.
Hydrogen production would dramatically increase natural gas development in a state that already struggles to police natural gas operators.
Alberto Carvalho, a proponent of school choice, oversaw a growth of magnet and charter schools in Miami.
Less than half of the state’s nursing home residents have received the booster, which provides crucial protection against new variants.
Complaints charging two lenders with anti-Black business practices raise questions about growing industry sector.
The L.A. County Supervisor shares her own experience inside the state’s fractured medical system and the huge stakes in creating a better one.
Newly discovered records of illegal hazardous waste dumping raise fresh doubts over developer transparency and regulatory oversight.
MacArthur Fellow Cristina Rivera Garza spoke to us from her home in San Diego to contemplate the U.S.-Mexico border, something first conceived in the imagination — which means that the imagination can also erase it.
Michelle Burton of the Social Change Institute talks about structural racism and its effect on generations of vulnerable communities.
The California Immigrant Policy Center’s Sarah Dar makes the case for universal health care.