Freddie Gray

Trials for the police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray starts today in Baltimore.

On assignment for NPR. Full text here:

Holodomor Remembrance Day

Remembering genocide.

The Holodomor was a man-made famine in Ukraine during 1932 and 1933. Millions were killed as a result of Soviet agricultural policies, and those victims are remembered by Ukrainians around the world on the fourth Saturday of November every year.