Yana Kunichoff is a Chicago-based investigative journalist and documentary producer. Her work has appeared in the Guardian, Pacific Standard and the Chicago Reader, among others. She can be reached at yanakunichoff at gmail.com.
More articles by Yana Kunichoff
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A declining Rust Belt town turned to wind power—and away from organized labor.
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The Democrats' climate platform beats the Republicans', but it doesn't go far enough.
The Unintended Consequences of a Brexit
On June 23, British voters will decide if Britain will leave the EU—but either option carries serious economic and social consequences.
Whistleblowers Step Forward To Decry President Obama’s Drone Program
“You see someone die because you said it was okay to kill them."