Latest from Andrew Ba Tran

‘The real damage’

Why FEMA is denying disaster aid to Black families who’ve lived for generations in the Deep South.
  • Jul 11, 2021

How baseball’s war on sticky stuff is already changing the game

The Post analyzed game footage and data for millions of pitches to measure the impact of MLB's crackdown on ball-doctoring.
  • Jul 2, 2021

2020 was the deadliest gun violence year in decades. So far, 2021 is worse.

Experts say the “perfect storm” of the coronavirus pandemic, increased inequality and protests against police brutality is to blame for the surge in shootings. They’re bracing for an even deadlier summer.
  • Jun 14, 2021

The rise of domestic extremism in America

Data shows a surge in homegrown attacks not seen in a quarter-century.
  • Apr 12, 2021

Anti-Asian attacks rise along with online vitriol

Data shows that terms such as “China,” “Wuhan” and “flu” have surged on far-right forums on Telegram, 8kun and since the election.
  • Mar 17, 2021

Hundreds of minors are crossing the border each day without their parents. Who are they?

Each day nearly 500 migrant teenagers or children arrive at the southwest border without their parents. Here's what we know about them, according to government data.
  • Mar 11, 2021

Fearing violence and political uncertainty, Americans are buying millions more firearms

More than 2 million firearms were sold in January, an 80 percent jump and the third-highest monthly total on record.
  • Feb 3, 2021

America on edge: Covid lockdowns, protests and election strife led to record gun sales

Millions bought weapons following pandemic shutdowns and protests against police brutality.
  • Jan 18, 2021

More cities and states are opening bars and restaurants despite mounting evidence of potential danger

Data suggests that deciding to reopen a bar might pose a greater threat of spreading the coronavirus than opening the doors of a restaurant.
  • Sep 14, 2020

Facebook’s fact-checkers have ruled claims in Trump ads are false — but no one is telling Facebook’s users

Facebook does not review politicians’ ads for accuracy but Facebook’s fact-checking partners do and share their findings on their own websites. A Washington Post review of those assessments show unanimity Trump is mischaracterizing Biden's position on defunding the police.
  • Aug 5, 2020