What The Lever Published This Week:

Feds Recently Hit Cargo Giant In Baltimore Disaster For Silencing WhistleblowersRegulators cited Maersk for its “illegal policy” blocking employees from reporting safety concerns to the Coast Guard.

The Police Have A Dark Money Slush FundCorporate interests are funneling far more money to law enforcement than previously known, often with scant oversight.

This New Lawsuit Could Rescind Your Health Care BenefitsRight-wing federal appeal judges signal they support repeal of the no-cost preventive care mandate, all but guaranteeing a Supreme Court showdown.

SIROTA’S SIGNALS: This Graph Explains The Discontent Plus, a nonprofit health care system secretly becomes a debt collector, regulators may help you find cheaper credit cards, and Big Tech’s plan to keep preying on kids.

YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: Life, Liberty, And The Pursuit Of Paid VacationPlus, big electric utilities get heat, decarbonization projects take off, feds crack down on corporate misconduct, and Biden’s new judge nominee is blasted for her hedge-fund past. 

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The Lever In The News:

On The Media — The Lever’s Katya Schwenk appears on the NPR show On The Media to discuss why disasters are fertile ground for conspiracy theories.

The Baltimore SunThe Baltimore newspaper follows up on our report “Feds Recently Hit Cargo Giant In Baltimore Disaster For Silencing Whistleblowers.”

Rolling StoneThe magazine covers our reporting on the Baltimore bridge disaster.

The Young TurksTYT discusses our coverage of the Baltimore bridge disaster.