For Charlottesville Authorities, a Painful Post-Mortem on Preparedness

Inadequate human intelligence, poor communication and unheeded warnings contributed to the deadly debacle a year ago. by Ali Winston, special to ProPublica On Aug. 2, 2017, Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer convened a closed meeting of… Read More

The Trump Slump Hits U.S. Tourism

Summertime, but where are the foreign tourists? Ever since our forty-fifth president was elected, tourism to the United States from foreign countries has steadily dropped—in the face of a world-wide boom in travel—and the authoritative… Read More