Month: June 2022

<div>Kathy Hochul Could Help Amazon Workers Get the Contract They Deserve</div>

Kathy Hochul Could Help Amazon Workers Get the Contract They Deserve

New York governor Kathy Hochul has the power to crack down on Amazon and help Amazon Labor Union organizers get…

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How a billionaire mall magnate pulled ahead in the Los Angeles mayoral race

How a billionaire mall magnate pulled ahead in the Los Angeles mayoral race

LOS ANGELES — For decades, billionaire Rick Caruso has quietly wielded influence and curried political capital in one of the…

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<div>Crypto lobbying hits fever pitch as Bitcoin's favorite senator finishes bill</div>

Crypto lobbying hits fever pitch as Bitcoin’s favorite senator finishes bill

The most highly anticipated legislation in the history of cryptocurrency is about to make its debut, after months of hype…

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<div>Capitalists Want Your Retirement to Be Miserable</div>

Capitalists Want Your Retirement to Be Miserable

Finance’s conquest of the supports necessary to deal with the universal human fate of growing old spells certain disaster for…

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What the deepfake controversy about this Chinese actor says about conspiratorial thinking

What the deepfake controversy about this Chinese actor says about conspiratorial thinking

Actors including Gong Jun and Zhang Zhehan attend a Word of Honor fan concert in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province of China,…

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The end of history is history

The end of history is history

Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for The Leakey Foundation Francis Fukuyama on liberal democracy and its discontents. Francis Fukuyama is…

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Vox Launches New Section, Even Better, Focused on Direct, Actionable Advice for Living a Better Life

Vox Launches New Section, Even Better, Focused on Direct, Actionable Advice for Living a Better Life

Expansion of Offerings in Service Journalism Today, Vox launched a new service journalism section, focused on giving readers deeply sourced…

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The environmental limits of eating local

The environmental limits of eating local

Since the early 2000s, there has been a boom in farmers markets and community-supported agriculture programs. Research has found that…

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When hospitals value nurses as much as jello

When hospitals value nurses as much as jello

People protest outside the White House on May 12, calling for change in the profession including fair and realistic wages…

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UK faces watchdog inquiry over EU citizens’ paperwork failings

LONDON — The U.K. government faces a formal inquiry into alleged failures to swiftly provide EU citizens with the vital paperwork…

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Money is emotional — but personal finance advice rarely accounts for that

Money is emotional — but personal finance advice rarely accounts for that

Illustration by Shanée Benjamin for Vox Budgeting tips won’t get you very far if you don’t address the elephant in…

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The case for fewer friends

The case for fewer friends

Illustration by Shanée Benjamin for Vox When it comes to friendship, quality is better than quantity. After two years of…

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How to help teens have a peaceful relationship with food

How to help teens have a peaceful relationship with food

Illustration by Shanée Benjamin for Vox Body image can be fraught for many. That doesn’t have to affect the kids…

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How many Covid deaths are acceptable? Some Biden officials tried to guess.

How many Covid deaths are acceptable? Some Biden officials tried to guess.

Biden officials in recent months privately discussed how many daily Covid-19 deaths it would take to declare the virus tamed,…

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Boris Johnson to face confidence vote on Monday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will face a vote of confidence in his leadership of the Conservative Party on Monday….

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Russia’s Lavrov forced to cancel Serbia visit after neighboring countries close airspace

Russia’s Lavrov forced to cancel Serbia visit after neighboring countries close airspace

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov’s visit to Serbia Monday has been canceled, Russia’s state-run Interfax press agency reported Sunday, after neighboring countries…

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