Homeless in the Shadow of Apple’s $5 Billion Campus

“A group of ex-tech workers, gig employees, and locals priced out of the housing market are fighting for affordable housing in Silicon Valley.”

Source: OneZero
Published: Apr 8, 2021
Length: 22 minutes (5,591 words)

Death of a Smart City

“Alphabet bet big in Toronto. Toronto didn’t play along.”

Source: OneZero
Published: Aug 12, 2020
Length: 24 minutes (6,038 words)

The High Cost of Cheap Labor

At least half of all farmworkers in the United States are undocumented Mexican immigrants. And “documentation” often dictates inclusion in a guest-worker program that’s been compared to slavery. Americans avoid these jobs, yet elected a president who promised mass deportation. There’s a crisis brewing in our fields, and it’s about to get much, much worse.

Source: Modern Farmer
Published: Feb 21, 2017
Length: 12 minutes (3,189 words)