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Why California is banning chlorpyrifos, a widely-used pesticide: 5 questions answered

Gina Solomon, University of California, San Francisco Editor’s note: California, the top U.S. food-producing state, is ending use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide associated with neurodevelopmental...

Convicts are returning to farming – anti-immigrant policies are the reason

Stian Rice, University of Maryland, Baltimore County Prison inmates are picking fruits and vegetables at a rate not seen since Jim Crow. Convict leasing for agriculture...

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The Supreme Court takes on gerrymandering: 6 essential reads

Aviva Rutkin, The Conversation Editor’s note: The following is roundup of archival stories. On June 19, the U.S. Supreme Court announced that it would hear Gill...