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Social Networking Prairie Dog Style Smithsonian
Will the Pacific Northwest be a Climate Refuge Under Global Warming? Cliff Mass Weather Blog (abynormal)
Local people preserve the environment better than governments New Scientist. That is, common pool resources.
Where Did He Learn to Negotiate Like That? Epicurean Dealmaker
Sunday Train: Fast and Slow Transit Should be Friends Corrente. Vox gets streetcars badly wrong.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Sen. King: CIA torture was ‘unjustifiable’ The Hill. Good for him.
Republicans’ increasing reliance on white voters may not spell electoral doom just yet WaPo. Since Democrats think that all they have to do is wait for demographic change to hand them power, they never have to actually do anything.
Friends With Benefits Politico. Rand Paul and the odious Cory Booker!
The Anti-Court Court NYRB
Obama’s Russia Policies Are Based On Ignorance, Illusions Moon of Alabama
Map of a Tragedy: How MH17 Came Apart Over Ukraine Online WSJ. A bit stale, but very interesting. Well-attested photos from competing sources.
Thousands of Filipinos refuse to leave Libya Daily Star
“Had we been ordered to defeat Hamas, we would have done it. We would have drafted four divisions, evacuated the Gazan population from battlegrounds, conquered the area and scanned it thoroughly.”
Really. “Evacuated” them where? The sea? Would they ever have been able to come back?
Inside Israel’s Pro-War Nationalist Camp TRNN. Lovely.
Wiretapped: Israel Eavesdropped on John Kerry in Mideast Talks Der Spiegel. Well, I should hope so!
Gaza’s Bottle Rockets Foreign Affairs
When It’s Bad to Have Good Choices New Yorker
The Furious Nations Znet
Classifying mechanisms by location Understanding Society
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