At the dawn of 1919, Fresno faced twin crises—a second flu wave and a political struggle over who was in charge of the city’s response to the epidemic.
A disaster looms as the college sports association looks to cash in once again.
How many angels can commit suicide on the head of a pin? Noam Chomsky and Margaret Atwood have some opinions on that.
As Fresno entered the final week of 1918, the second wave of the influenza outbreak showed no signs of breaking.
Good intentions and short-sighted thinking have turned prison reform in California into a COVID catastrophe, argues legal scholar Hadar Aviram.
As a new wave of flu tore through Fresno, the debate over reopening turned into all-out war – with business and church interests ultimately winning out, at a steep cost to public health.
The amplification of dangerous and persistent anti-Asian racism is a central part of our failed response to COVID-19.
In a time of great pain and great courage, we miss those who we lost too soon, and everyone else too.