Sidney's Picks: Middle Names, Security Theater, and Grocery Armageddon | Hillman Foundation

Clear It With Sidney

Notes on journalism for the common good, by Lindsay Beyerstein

Sidney's Picks: Middle Names, Security Theater, and Grocery Armageddon

Photo credit: 

Clint Budd, Creative Commons. 

The Best of the Week’s News: 

  • Workers have to be paid for standing in security lines, California Supreme Court rules. 
     
  • No middle name? No visa! The Trump’s new dirty trick to exclude immigrants. 
     
  • What happens to workers when two organic grocery stores implode? The latest from Sara DiNatale, participant in Hillman’s Reporting the U.S. Workplace program.
     
  • Trump’s budget strips all funding from Stars and Stripes, the editorially independent newspaper of the U.S. military. 
     
  • Even short-term foster stays can be brutal for kids.