The Baboon Troop that Mellowed Out After the Alpha Males Died Bob Sutton (CL). These alpha males eat rotten meat from the garbage dump they monopolize and die. You’ll never guess what happens next!
Ecuador heralds digital currency to start before year end Deutsche Welle
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
How the NSA Helped Turkey Kill Kurdish Rebels The Intercept and A Two-Faced Friendship: Turkey Is ‘Partner and Target’ for the NSA Der Spiegel
NSA Uses Speech-To-Text Systems To Record (Your?) Phonecalls Moon of Alabama
Obama & the Coming Election Elizabeth Drew, NYRB. Weak tea.
JPMorgan Hackers Came In the Front Door — in June. Two Months of Mayhem Bloomberg. Yves: “Puhleeze. The hackers were good and had bench depth. Therefore they were Russian?”
In Search of a Strategy New Yorker
IS back in business Le Monde Diplomatique
U.S. and Iran Unlikely Allies in Iraq Battle New York Times
Israel appropriates massive tract of West Bank land Haaretz. “Biggest West Bank land appropriation in 30 years.” You show ’em, Bibi!
Beijing Rules Out Open Election in Hong Kong WSJ. Candidates must be screened.
The Micro-Dwellings of Hong Kong Medium (furzy mouse)
Labor Today Editors, New York Times
Labor Day stems from deadly labor strike, but few Americans know the history New York Daily News
Six reasons to kiss a union member Arizona Republic
More Workers Are Claiming ‘Wage Theft’ New York Times
The Changing Face of Temporary Employment Times. Freeters.
Viewpoint: Don’t Just ‘Save Artie T.’ Labor Notes. DeMoula’s.
House of the Week | McLean chateau for $12.9M WaPo. Fontainebleau crossed with Thomas Kincaid.
Use of ‘language of deceit’ betrays scientific fraud New Scientist. Hmmm.
Reading Hamilton From the Left Jacobin
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