It’s finally June and starting to feel a bit more like summer - and in other good news, Antartica is celebrating its first Pride Celebration!
This week has been historic for Gizmodo, which marked the premiere of its first podcast The Gateway with a launch event at Studio 17 @GMG. The Gateway is out now and available wherever you get your podcasts, including Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play, iHeart Radio, or TuneIn — subscribe today so you don’t miss an episode.
Splinter reported on How a Housing Dispute in Chinatown Became a Battle for NYC’s Working Class Soul. Gizmodo broke the news that Google is backing away from a controversial Pentagon drone AI imaging program. Deadspin scooped that The Dallas Mavericks executive who was accused of intimidating employees and ignoring harassment is no longer employed by the team.
The AV Club reviewed the unforgettable series finale of The Americans. And Kotaku celebrated its 400th episode of Highlight Reel, which you should watch here.
Our team also published a lot of other important and compelling journalism. Below is a round-up of some of the best stories published across the Kinja network during the past week.
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