Parents and children arrive at school in Toulouse on June 22, the day schools reopened in France on a compulsory basis. (AFP/Getty Images)
Students practice social distancing measures in Finland, where public health researchers found no evidence of school spread of the coronavirus after in-person classes resumed in May. (AFP/Getty Images)
South Korean soldiers disinfect a classroom at a school where two cases of coronavirus transmission were identified. (AP)
In the past decade, the number of young people of color living in the Midwest has surged and the older white population has nearly stalled — part of a nationwide transformation helping to drive Black Lives Matter protests.
An inordinate number of his pardons and commutations have gone to people with personal or political ties to him. He has also shown himself willing to intervene in serious cases, such as those involving murder or corruption, that other presidents have avoided.
In 2018 and 2019, researchers recruited 1,000 mothers living below the poverty line to participate in the study, but the pandemic forced a halt to all field work, leaving questions about the end result.
Before his death, Davon McNeal was drawn to a quote by Frederick Douglass about “struggle” and “progress.” The fact that the 11-year-old is now gone signals that we are not yet in a place where that progress has been realized.
Travelers contemplating a domestic trip can’t help but wonder: What’s it like . . . to take a train? To fly in a plane? To rent a car? Are passengers abiding by the rules, and what happens if they don't? Here is our report from the rails, sky and road.