Meet the pandemic pets helping New Yorkers cope with the ‘new normal’

Document speaks with five new dog owners about adopting during the pandemic, and finding equilibrium as the world opens up




Can’t find your favorite song on Spotify? Check the podcast section

Disguising bootleg audio as podcasts, ingenious Spotify users reimagine the collective spirit of file-sharing for the streaming age




Street Riders NYC, the cycling collective on the revolution’s frontline 

“This is for black lives, for justice”: A month ago they were strangers. Last weekend they led a rally of 10,000 cyclists across Manhattan





DJ Freedem, the ‘trap gardener’ advocating for reparations through houseplants

“It’s a way to reclaim our relationship with nature and the land.” Behind Freedem’s Instagram-based reparation network, Underground Plant Trade