A few of the recent pieces I’ve liked:
Jamie Holmes in The New Republic: Why Can’t More Poor People Escape Poverty?
Jesse Green in New York: “A Textbook of Trauma” (“The crash of the Chinatown charter was the worst bus accident in the city’s history. Fifteen of its victims ended up at one hospital. Fourteen lived.”)
Emily Dugan in The Independent: The unstoppable march of the tobacco giants
Annie Lowrey in Slate: Your Commute is Killing You (“Long commutes cause obesity, neck pain, loneliness, divorce, stress, and insomnia”)