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No Mercy No Malice

Helping students catch up may be the pandemic’s most enduring challenge

Whitney Was Right


No Mercy No Malice

Much like an Etch-A-Sketch, Covid has presented an opportunity to envision our lives turned upside down, powder redistributed


Workers don’t want to come back to low pay, no benefits, long hours, and grumpy customers. Why should they?

Photo by Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona on Unsplash.


Illustration: Bráulio Amado


It’s not just a distraction — it’s a damaging sideshow

Photo: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images


Illustration: Maria Chimishkyan


Malls were drastically overbuilt even before Covid-19 surfaced, but the pandemic forced a long-overdue shakeout into effect

Photo: Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images


NUMBER OF THE DAY

A greater share of Black, Latinx, and Native American workers are in jobs with a risk of coronavirus exposure than white workers

51% — The share of Black and Latinx workers with jobs that must be done on site and close to others
Photo illustration, source: Kilito Chan/Moment/Getty Images


Illustration: Alex Kiesling

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