2021 was an eventful year. As is customary, media outlets share their documentation of notable events, both good and bad, of the (soon-to-be) past year: The 50 best podcasts; The standouts in tech; Pew Research Center’s most striking research findings; The Latinos we lost in 2021; The rise in homelessness and the reasons behind it; and A new app that makes it easier for people with medical debt to declare bankruptcy. Go beyond the headlines…
What’s behind rising homelessness in America?
The climate crisis is here, the US is woefully unprepared, and people are already paying with their lives.
From the Capitol riot to abortion rights, here are the top political stories of 2021
2021 in tech: Space tourism lifts off, NFTs go mainstream and Big Tech faces reckoning
Pew Research Center’s most striking research findings from 2021
A new app makes it easier for people with medical debt to declare bankruptcy
Salvadoran government made deal with violent street gangs to expand its power, former prosecutor tells Reuters
Chilean scientists study climate change at ‘end of the world’