Grassroots organizers with Public Bank LA, Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment, Democratic Socialists of America — Los Angeles, and the Bernie Sanders Brigade gather at City Hall in May 2018 for a Citizens’ Lobby Day for Public Banking.
People watched Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's opening testimony on television screens in an overflow room in the Dirksen Senate Building during Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings last month. Credit: Damon Winter/The New York Times
An American flag battered by Hurricane Michael continues to fly in the in the purple colored light of sunset at Shell Point Beach on October 10, 2018 in Crawfordville, Florida. Photograph: Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images