While debate has raged over the border wall, there’s less attention to invisible barriers affecting immigrants seeking U.S. visas and citizenship.
RevealIn many ways, immigrants who rely on H-1B visas to work legally in the U.S. seem to embody the kind of highly skilled immigrants President Donald Trump says he wants.
Yet H-1B denials are surging under his administration.
Amazon’s internal injury records expose the true toll of its relentless drive for speed.
RevealA worker was crushed by a forklift at an Amazon warehouse in Indiana.
One state investigator says he was pressured by @GovHolcomb to make the case go away because the state wanted to win Amazon’s HQ2 sweepstakes.
Speedy robots. Constant surveillance. Ruthless quotas. A new investigation into why the injury rate for Amazon’s warehouse workers is sky-high.
RevealOur new investigation in @TheAtlantic:
We obtained Amazon’s internal injury records for 23 fulfillment centers.
They show that the rate of serious injuries for those facilities was extreme – more than double the national average in 2018.
We go to Mississippi to learn about a set of laws that automatically send kids into the adult legal system for certain crimes.
After Mississippi put a 13-year-old kid in adult solitary confinement for stealing an iPhone, @keaux_ and @iff_or investigated.
They uncovered the racist history and troubling present of charging children as adults
When cops misbehave, why does it stay secret? We hear from a reporter threatened with prosecution and interview a U.S. police association leader.
RevealNEW EP: For the last six months, dozens of reporters have been tracking down thousands of names on a list of current, former, and aspiring police officers with criminal convictions.
What they found
These days, a presidential tweet can dictate the news cycle for days on end. But is it driving us to distraction?
Reveal“The most potent force for misinforming the American public is the president of the United States.”
On this week’s new episode: Two media experts – @jayrosen_nyu and @soledadobrien – explain what the public often misses when President Trump tweets.
As Facebook is under the microscope for failing to stop harassment and the spread of fake news, it also faces another problem: The social media giant’s reporting policies punish minority users in a…
RevealThis isn't the first time a social network has been accused of policing African Americans' speech more severely.
In 2017, @ASankin showed how @facebook's reporting policies were punishing minority users.
Warren cited a report that found Pentagon officials do not always consider the safety records of companies when reviewing contracting bids.
RevealICYMI: .@SenWarren has called on the Pentagon and the nation’s workplace safety regulator to tighten oversight to prevent companies from winning lucrative contracts if they have put workers in harm’s way.
Officers in law enforcement agencies across the country have joined private hate groups on Facebook, participating in the spread of extremism.
Reveal1/ NEW INVESTIGATION: Hundreds of active-duty and retired law enforcement officers from across the U.S. were members of Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups on @Facebook.
RevealIn a recent investigation, we found hundreds of active-duty and retired law enforcement officers from across the United States who are members of Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups on @Facebook.
RevealWe found hundreds of active-duty and retired law enforcement officers from across the United States who were members of Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups on @Facebook.