Top Stories

Thursday, July 23

Our most popular stories this week, along with editors' picks:

Here are the highlights:

  1. Clean in a time of coronavirus
    In his new book, James Hamblin critiques our obsession with being clean. Just before it was published, the coronavirus changed everything.
  2. Transnationally Asian
    A new media neighborhood for an emerging world.
  3. What John Lewis can teach the press
    Lewis's life should remind the press that democratic rights are fundamental, and that fighting for them is not playing politics, but what is right. 
  4. Nexstar nation
    Is a national conglomerate the future of local news?
  5. MSNBC public editor: The goldfish network
    The cable network keeps forgetting recent history.
  6. 'McAllen and South Texas need help now'
    How one reporter is covering the COVID-19 hotspot while her husband, a public information officer, is hospitalized from the virus.
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