Polly Irungu appears in the following:
Thursday, April 04, 2019
There are questions about Mayor Catherine Pugh's self-published kids book, and whether or not buyers were given access to government influence.
Wednesday, April 03, 2019
On Tuesday, Chicago became the largest U.S. city to elect an African American woman as mayor. Now, all eyes are on how Lori Lightfoot will address issues from gun violence to policing.
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Shrill, based on the Lindy West memoir of the same name, explores the personal story of a self-described fat woman in pursuit of her own lost power.
Monday, April 01, 2019
Last month, Billboard removed the country-trap song, “Old Town Road,” from its country chart. The decision has highlighted how music genres are often classified along racial lines.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Part of the rise in violence against the Fulani herding population has come because of charges that the nomadic herding group has ties to Islamist militant groups.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Although crime has gone down overall in Miami-Dade County, gun violence disproportionately affects black neighborhoods.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
This was the second time in five months that a Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft has crashed.
Monday, March 04, 2019
The Sacramento district attorney announced this weekend that no charges would be filed against two officers who killed Stephon Clark in his grandmother's backyard last year.
Monday, February 25, 2019
There’s a lot at stake in these elections — especially when it comes to the Nigerian economy.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Despite recent efforts to redesign school funding in the state of California, strikes over the past year suggest that there’s a lot more work that needs to be done.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Last week, Colin Kaepernick settled a grievance with the NFL in which he alleged that NFL owners colluded to bar him from the league. Exact details of the settlement remain confidential.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Hundreds of student journalists have documented every life lost to gun violence in the year since the Parkland shooting.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Teachers are striking, and many are leaving the profession. One says teachers are recognizing their worth, even as the country continues to devalue them.
Monday, February 11, 2019
An investigation from the Houston Chronicle and the San Antonio Express-News shines a light at disturbing sexual abuse in Southern Baptist churches.
Monday, February 04, 2019
According to the detainees, attorneys and media reports, the more than 1,600 inmates were largely confined to their freezing, dark cells.