Artistic tendencies linked to ‘schizophrenia gene‘ New Scientist. Um, this is news?
Low-wage capitalism : colossus with feet of clay– what the new globalized, high-tech imperialism means for the class struggle in the U.S. Fred Goldstein (hat tip reader John D). This actually looked quite interesting (I only looked at chapter headings and a few bits here and there, I will confess) and I think most readers can read past the Marxist orientation and focus on the underlying dynamics. It has a lot of case studies. Hhhm, is this an indicator that Marxism is having a mini resurgence?
Persistent Ignorance Michael Panzner
Return of the Jedi Accrued Interest
Outplaying your partner: Poorly Made in China by Paul Midler Asia Times (hat tip reader Paul S). Today’s must read.
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