Excited to share a project I’ve been working on for over a month, a photo essay of portraits documenting just a handful of people who experienced the insurrection at the Capitol on Jan 6, and how they’re processing the trauma 100 days after.



"President Biden is quietly maintaining one of the Trump era’s most discriminatory policies and a key element of Trump advisers’ broader agenda of making America white again: the throttling of refugee admissions." Important piece by @AdamSerwer: theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/…

This kicker in the @nytimes obit of Vartan Gregorian shows the power of a single act of kindness. nytimes.com/2021/04/16/nyr…

Kash Patel nearly botched a hostage rescue mission in Nigeria last year, according to the Washington Post's @IgnatiusPost. washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/…

Among hundreds of posts in secret Facebook groups for special forces accessed by NBC News: misinformation about a "stolen" 2020 election, racist comments about SecDef Austin & support for QAnon.
w/ @annaschecter
nbcnews.com/news/military/…

Breaking: A founding member of the Oath Keepers arrested in the Capitol riot has agreed to plead guilty and cooperate against others in the case — the first defendant to potentially flip in the investigation that has led to charges against 400+ people. washingtonpost.com/local/legal-is…

“That donation also carried a comment, reading: ‘God bless. Thank you for your courage. Keep your head up. You’ve done nothing wrong.’” theguardian.com/us-news/2021/a…


Some NEWS - on advocates call tonight, WH says it expects to lift the refugee cap well before May 15, and that it’ll work to hit the cap as fast as possible rather than spacing out admissions until end of September, per sources. w/ @WaPoSean @tylerpager washingtonpost.com/politics/biden…


every story like this gets us a little closer to the day trump turns on desantis politico.com/news/2021/04/1…




“The rise of such non-conformist Substack writers as Sullivan, Weiss, Greenwald, John McWhorter, Jesse Singal and Yascha Mounk indicates that the editors working in conventional media may have drastically underserved unwoke readers.” politico.com/news/magazine/…


Republican lawmakers who voted against certifying Biden’s victory after the Jan. 6 Capitol riot saw an 80% drop in donations from business and industry political-action committees in the first quarter of this year compared to Q1 2019, a WSJ analysis finds.
wsj.com/articles/lawma…