Latest from Stephanie McCrummen

‘I’m begging you. ... Take that shot.’

As Alabama sees a spike in coronavirus cases, doctors hear firsthand from patients why they won't get vaccinated.
  • Aug 19, 2021

An American Kingdom

A new and rapidly growing Christian movement is openly political, wants a nation under God’s authority, and is central to Donald Trump’s GOP
  • Jul 11, 2021

‘We’re going to take care of you, okay?’

In Alabama, the scramble to get vaccines to the people in greatest need
  • Mar 27, 2021

How Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, promoter of QAnon’s baseless theories, rose with support from key Republicans

Critical to Greene’s success was the early intervention on her behalf by some of the party’s most staunchly pro-Trump figures.
  • Jan 30, 2021

In Georgia, a Biden supporter realizes the power of her ballot

Cynthia Kendrick and her family watched anxiously as TV coverage of the presidential election zoomed in on their community.
  • Nov 6, 2020

The 31-day campaign against QAnon

In Georgia, what happened when a ‘nice guy’ named Kevin Van Ausdal ran for Congress against a candidate known for her support of extremist conspiracy theories.
  • Oct 17, 2020

The good ol’ sheriff

A long-serving southern sheriff seeks re-election against an African American opponent who wonders, ‘Will they vote for a Black candidate?’
  • Aug 2, 2020

Wrapped up in the Confederate flag

In a Southern bastion of racing, NASCAR’s ban means grandstanding for some, realizations for others.
  • Jun 20, 2020

Amid Atlanta unrest, a volunteer cleanup crew ponders the mess things have become

After a night of anger and frustration in their city, these African American men try to fix what they can — before, hours later, it all boils up again.
  • Jun 1, 2020