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Segregation Now

Investigating America’s racial divide in education, housing and beyond.


Opaque redistricting groups are being quietly bankrolled by corporations, unions and others to influence redistricting. They aim to help political allies — and in the process they're hurting voters.

Presidential Pardons

White criminals seeking presidential pardons are nearly four times as likely to succeed as people of color, a ProPublica examination has found.

Tainted Drywall

Foul air from Chinese-made drywall is causing a nightmare for thousands of homeowners, who have complained about severe respiratory ailments and corroded electronics. Several companies that handled the drywall knew there was a problem for two years but didn't warn consumers or regulators.

The Wall Street Money Machine

As investors left the housing market in the run-up to the meltdown, Wall Street sliced up and repackaged troubled assets based on those shaky mortgages, often buying those new packages themselves. That created fake demand, hid the banks’ real exposure, increased their bonuses — and ultimately made the mortgage crisis worse.

The Travel Ban

The Impact of Trump’s Executive Order


Examining Chemical Field Tests

Machine Bias

Investigating Algorithmic Injustice

Nuisance Abatement

The NYPD’s Aggressive Enforcement of a Little-known Law

Hell and High Water

Preparing Houston for the Next Big Storm


The Cost of Not Believing Rape Victims

G.I. Dough

Tracking Military Waste

Attacks in Europe

Grappling With Terrorism

Chasing an Edge

Investigating Drug Use in Track and Field

Killing the Colorado

The Water Crisis in the West

Level 14

A Home for Troubled Children Comes Undone

Evaluating Charter Schools

Questions About Public Transparency and Private Profits

Policing Patient Privacy

Patient Privacy and Medical Care

Insult to Injury

America’s Vanishing Worker Protections

Losing Ground

Southeast Louisiana is Disappearing, Quickly

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