Virus Plagues the Pork Industry, and Environmentalists Times. This is uber-icky.
Let’s Just Pretend We Didn’t Offshore Manufacturing Eyes on Trade. Jiggering the classification system.
Hospitals Are Mining Patients’ Credit Card Data to Predict Who Will Get Sick Businessweek. Minority Diagnosis.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Crunch time for NSA reform The Hill. Just like the banks. If nobody goes to jail, nothing changes.
Germany Getting Ready To Divorce U.S. Ally Moon of Alabama
War by any other name The Economist
Israel does not want peace Haaretz
The Kurds’ big gains Le Monde Diplomatique
Why did more than 200,000 Cambodian workers leave Thailand? Asian Correspondent. Mass migrations are never a good sign.
‘Send me back to jail’, says Long Hair as pan-democrats surrrender to police over July 1 march South China Morning Post. Hong Kong
Imperial Collapse Watch
Pentagon grounds all F35’s over engine problems, runway fire Sacramento Bee. “Defense analysts say some of the problems are the result of starting to manufacture the high-tech jet fighters while its design was still being completed.” What could go wrong?
Economic Underpinnings of the U.S. Revolutionary War Conversable Economist
“The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro” Black Agenda Report
Darwinian Soup LRB. Memes.
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