WordPress 5.5 is around the corner and Gutenberg contributors have been busy fixing a number of important issues to make sure the editor on 5.5 is as stable as possible. Gutenberg 8.7 changelog reflects that with a number of fixes including important a11y ones.
At the same time, contributors are increasing the development pace on the next big projects. Global styles are being worked heavily on with the hope of shipping it by WordPress 5.6.
This release also saw a lot of improvements to the Post block suite that constitutes one of the important bricks for the Full Site Editing