ASSIGNMENT + EDITORIAL WORK
SLAYING THE VAMPIRE THAT IS KILLING BATS: THE WASHINGTON POST
Cache National Forest, Idaho: scientists are vaccinating bats in an effort to fight white-nose syndrome, a deadly fungus that has been menacing hibernating bats across North America, slaughtering the flying mammals by the millions. Story by Dino Grandoni/Photo Editor Claudia Hernandez.
Read: Slaying the vampire that is killing bats at The Washington Post or view a slideshow feature on the @PostClimate feed on Instagram.
Jerome, Idaho: a massive wind farm project near the Minidoka National Historic Site threatens to scour memories of deep suffering for the benefit of commercial interests. Story by Dino Grandoni/Photo Editor Amanda Voisard
Read here: Biden’s renewable energy goals blow up against a painful WWII legacy.
Alabama workers try to unionize an Amazon fulfillment center in Bessemer, Ala. If the effort succeeds, it could galvanize similar campaigns at other Amazon facilities and radically alter labor rights and wages across the US. Story by Charles Bethea / Mai Schotz, photo editor.
Read the piece here.
BREAKING THE RULE OF ONE: THE WASHINGTON POST
Read here: Breaking the Rule of One