Faustian Fear: COVID-19 and Suffering in America 

Faustian Fear: COVID-19 and Suffering in America 

Los Angeles Rams offensive line coach Aaron Kromer wears a face mask during training camp in Thousand Oaks, Calif., August 18, 2020. (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports) Large swaths of Americans fundamentally approach the risk of death differently. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE A s ongoing debates over…

The NBA strike is a big moment for athlete activism — and the labor movement in America

The NBA strike is a big moment for athlete activism — and the labor movement in America

The sports world erupted in protest last week in response to the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin. On August 26, Milwaukee Bucks players announced just prior to game time that they would not participate in their first-round playoff game against the Orlando…

How to decarbonize America — and create 25 million jobs

How to decarbonize America — and create 25 million jobs

Saul Griffith knows the US energy system better than just about anyone on this planet. He’s an inventor, a MacArthur genius fellow, and the founder and CEO of Otherlab, where his team was contracted by the Department of Energy to track and visualize the entirety…

Video: What LeBron James said about Jacob Blake … ‘Black people in America are scared’

Video: What LeBron James said about Jacob Blake … ‘Black people in America are scared’

Lakers reporter Kyle Goon shared LeBron James’ postgame thoughts on Instagram about the shooting Sunday of Jacob Blake, in which James said his emotions were “all over the place” and that “Black people in America are scared.” On Monday night, after the Lakers’ Game 4…

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