Millions of rural Americans don’t have a car. With the pandemic battering transit agencies, they’re being totally isolated.
The Maryland-based initiative targets people who have historically helped to build the wealth of this society but had no real participation in that wealth.
In the face of a historic public outcry, the postmaster general has promised to stop sabotaging essential services — temporarily.
The new president has appointed a former mining executive to a high-level post, worrying indigenous communities that have long protested the company’s harmful extraction activities.