What’s that Skippy? You’re left handed! ABC Science
Majority moves: Baboons make democratic decisions, study finds Los Angeles Times
Outrage over China dog meat festival Financial Times
Should nuclear devices be used to stop asteroids? Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Burn In Hell? Ian Welsh (furzy mouse)
Industrial Agriculture Is a Threat to World Food Supply TruthOut (furzy mouse)
Data Mining Reveals How Human Health Varies with City Size MIT Technology Review (David L)
Facebook facing giant uphill battle against a major emerging market headache: making money Business Insider (furzy mouse)
Fukushima operator ‘knew of need to protect against tsunami but did not act’ Guardian (martha r)
China shakes off deep slump as credit soars again Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
Dallas Buyers Club’s threatening letter to downloaders revealed Sydney Morning Herald. EM: “Less than 5000 (alleged) downloaders is considered an ‘egregious’ level of piracy? Even if this is only for the Aussie market, that seems ludicrous.”
Danish opposition wins election BBC. More right wing.
Greek officials prepare public for Grexit! unbalanced evolution
The time has come for Tsipras to accept Europe’s deal Financial Times. Criticizes the creditors more than you’d think from the headline.
Brussels Playbook Politico. A lot of byplay on the Eurogroup meeting.
Greece’s defiant youth opt for ‘chaos’ over more of the same Financial Times. Lead story.
Thousands Rally in Athens to Urge Deal as Default Threat Grows Bloomberg. Hard to judge crowd size, but shot is from high up and the square does look full.
In Eurozone, Growing Support for a Greek Exit New York Times
The IMF’s “Tough Choices” on Greece James Galbraith, Project Syndicate (David L)
Greek pensions laid bare MacroPolis. The site has provided good posts against austerity. This one, among other things, shows the breakdown of Greek pensions by age of recipient.
Honduran army seizes hospitals after Social Security scandal Associated Press (martha r)
The jobless Afghans ‘paid by Iran’ to fight for Assad BBC (martha r)
House approves fast-track 218-208, sending bill to Senate The Hill (furzy mouse)
75 per cent of Canadians unaware of TPP negotiations: poll CTV (frosty zoom)
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Charleston church shooting: Without gun control, racism will keep killing black people Guardian (furzy mouse)
President Obama Calls For Greater Gun Control in Charleston Massacre Speech Alternet (furzy mouse)
Charleston Shooter: Pill-Popping Racist Daily Beast
Economic recovery: Wage growth is back Business Insider
Seen That Job Listing for a While? It’s No Coincidence Wall Street Journal
Antidote du jour: Stephen L sends an image he saw on LinkedIn: