Roxane Gay, Kurt Andersen, and David Dennis, Jr. are judging the category

And we’d love your help writing it

Number Crunch

A global study conducted by Microsoft’s Work Trend Index found that 41% of respondents were considering leaving their jobs

Number Crunch

Forget ‘Titanic’. ‘Ever Given’ is the maritime blockbuster we need

Number Crunch

Standardized testing is back, but this time it’s for Covid-19

Number Crunch

The wait-list for the Ivy Leagues just got a little longer

Illustration: Save As/Medium

Number Crunch

The gig companies don’t pay into unemployment insurance for their drivers, who have depended on a federal small business loan program to get through the pandemic

The Number Crunch logo next to the text “$80 million: the amount of federal government assistance that has gone to tens of thousands of Uber and Lyft drivers during the pandemic Source: Washington Post.” Below the text are flat pink renderings of 2 cars.

Number Crunch

The cost of not giving black films and filmmakers the funding, support, or distribution they deserve

Number Crunch logo in the top right corner, above the text “$10 billion: How much revenue Hollywood loses out on every year by undervaluing Black films and filmmakers Source: McKinsey & Co.” Behind the text is a film slate illustration.

Comment of the Week

Readers weigh in on the great WFH experiment, a year into the pandemic

Illustration: By lijing/Getty Images

Number Crunch

Corporate merchandise is going crypto

An illustration of a hard shell taco and accompanying text below it. The text says “$18,000: The approximate sale price of an NFT created and sold by Taco Bell. Source: Rarible” The Number Crunch logo is in the top right hand corner.

Marker Editors

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store