The social, political and media analysis of news images.
Fire photos this ominous come at a premium. But this photo from California captures the new otherworldly state of the climate crisis.
It's not just a bad fire season. These photos both symbolize and demonstrate how California has crossed a critical climate threshold.
Could the comet be a sign? Only coming around every 6,800 years, perhaps NEOWISE has some lessons to offer about history, humility, and introspection.
Until a few weeks ago, the demand for racial justice and an end to police violence was pretty straightforward. Clearly, things have gotten more complicated.
Crowley's photo honoring John Lewis elevates an important aspect of the movement. It highlights today's injustices as yet another opportunity to educate.
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