World’s Biggest Pension Fund to Add Board in Governance Overhaul Bloomberg. Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund.
Exxon’s Oil Industry Peers Knew About Climate Dangers in the 1970s, Too Inside Climate News
The embarrassing truth about SpaceX The Week
How the Nazis co-opted Christmas Business Insider
The Tedium Twins Harpers (GU). A classic from 1982.
The Huron Carol Sic Semper Tyrannis (Carolinian). Xmas in Vietnam.
DC’s Hottest Christmas Gift This Year is Weed Alternet. You can’t sell it. But you can give it away! A new — and welcome — experience in the Beltway, I guess…
Stephen Breyer on the global challenges facing the Supreme Court Market News (Jim Haygood).
IMFexit? Failed Evolution
Jeremy Corbyn is ‘planning’ a Shadow Cabinet reshuffle in the New Year to purge his opponents Independent. Addition by subtraction.
Eamonn McCann: Mother Teresa not such a good role model The Irish Times
Exclusive: Islamic State sanctioned organ harvesting in document taken in U.S. raid Reuters. Captured enemy documents prove ISIS infiltrated by market fundamentalists!
Have Yourself a Bernie Little Christmas LA Progressive
Medical Records Systems All Need to Talk to Each Other LA Progressive. Amazing, or not, that the Obama administration threw billions at EMR in the stimulus package without mandating data interchange.
Fight Poverty From the Radical Center Bloomberg. As defined by the AEI and Brookings. Oh, OK.
The HE Green Paper: (Don’t) Read it and Weep – Part 1: The TEF & Social Mobility The Disorder of Things. A truly noxious neoliberal document on higher education, now so-called, in the UK.
Dalene Bowden, School Cafeteria Worker, Fired After Giving Hungry Student Free Lunch NBC. See, there is such a thing as a free lunch. They just don’t want you to know.
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