Eastern European Countries Are Getting Very Good at Responding to Cyberattacks

Josephine Wolff wrote for Slate about Estonia's and Ukraine's strong responses to cyberattacks.

'America's Toughest Sheriff' Joe Arpaio Goes On Trial

Jude Joffe-Block covered former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal contempt of court trial for National Public Radio.

Souad Mekhennet’s “I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad”

Alexis Okeowo writes for the New Yorker about journalist Souad Mehennet's new book and her journey to the centers of jihadi networks.

The Main Revelation from the GOP Data Firm’s Leak? Political Data Is Vastly Overvalued.

Josephine Wolff wrote for Slate on the data leakage from Deep Root Analytics, firm that compiled voter data for the RNC.

Cosby’s Sex Assault Trial Has Ended with a Mistrial. These People Believe It’s All a Conspiracy.

Reporting for the Washington Post, Jannell Ross looks at conspiracy theories surrounding Bill Cosby's sexual-assault trial.

Children of Nonresident Immigrants to Get Access to Aid for D.C. College Tuition

Jannell Ross reports on children of nonresident immigrants gaining access to the D.C. Tuition Assistance Grant program.

Military Omnipresence: A Unifying Concept for America’s 21st-Century Fighting Edge

Theodore Johnson wrote for Defense One on the how the US military executes operational omnipresence.

Trump’s Personal Lawyer Boasted That He Got Preet Bharara Fired

Jesse Eisinger wrote for ProPublica on Marc Kasowitz's role in the firing of Preet Bharara.

What a University of Maryland Commencement Speech Reveals About China

Zheng Wang wrote for The Diplomat on the graduation speech from Yang Shuping, a student from China, and the heated discussion it generated.

Trump vs. Planet Earth

'America's Deaf Team' Tackles Identity Politics

Matthew Davis wrote a feature piece for the Atlantic about Gallaudet University's deaf football team.

The FBI Relied on a Private Firm’s Investigation of the DNC Hack—Which Makes the Agency Harder to Trust

Josephine Wolff wrote for Slate about the FBI relying on a private firm, CrowdStrike, in probing the DNC.