Jessica Corbett, staff writer
People stand in line, spaced six apart due to Covid-19, in order to vote early at the Fairfax Government Center on September 18, 2020 in Fairfax, Virginia. Voters waited up to four hours to early vote in the upcoming 2020 presidential election. (Photo: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)
Given the pandemic, said one organizer, "we are really stressing that folks should try to vote as early as possible, whether they do that by mail or in person."
Jon Queally, staff writer
The man who identified himself as James Fortune, photographed on a fishing boat off Cape Hatteras. He asked to accompany an employee of a nonpartisan voter education organization on the day-long trip, claiming he was an experienced fisherman. It turns out Fortune appears not to be who he claims to be. (Photo courtesy of the employee)
"Common Cause may be the target, but the attack is on our democracy and on the...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
A child waits next to jerry cans and aid packages as Yemenis displaced by conflict receive humanitarian aid provided by the Abs Development Organisation in the northern province of Hajjah on September 17, 2020. (Photo: Essa Ahmed/AFP)
"Our hearts go out to those suffering today, in the sober knowledge that this...


The gruesome revelations of black nurse, hero and whistleblower Dawn Wooten on forced sterilizations and "jarring medical neglect" of women held in ICE detention centers - where "only God is taking care of us here" - reflect not just the long grim history of such American atrocities, but what they spawned. From Never Again Is Now: "It's not just that our government is using the Nazi playbook. It's that they're halfway through it" - and that the Nazis studied U.S. racist policies to create it.