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Laboratories of democracy: what Seattle learned from having the highest minimum wage in the nation

The city adopted a $15 minimum wage four years ago. Here’s what happened.

Immigrants are skipping reproductive health care because they’re afraid of being deported

In the Trump era, news of ICE raids and family separation are shaping people’s reproductive lives.

CNN’s debate draft special shows cable news has learned nothing from 2016

The Draw was a dispiriting delve into how cable news might cover election 2020.

The controversy over Bernie Sanders’s low-paid field staffers, explained

A moralist gets a taste of his own medicine.

Who pays for Amazon’s “customer obsession?” The service reps who pick up the phones.

Call center employees at an Amazon subcontractor in the Philippines report 24 hour shifts and flouted safety regulations.

Extradition and independence: What’s behind the continued protests in Hong Kong

More than 100,000 people took part in the seventh week of mass protests in Hong Kong.

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