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Weasels Are Built for the Hunt NYT (KF)
A Lost Decade? We Should Be So Lucky Satyajit Das, Bloomberg
Trouble Is Brewing in Nigeria’s Oil Country Foreign Policy
Why the far right is on the rise Le Monde Diplomatique
IMF, Germany to legalize Slavery in Greece with “single minimum wage system” Keep Talking Greece
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Amid Controversy, Public Safety Officials Put Temporary Hold on Using Prepaid Card Readers Oklahoma Watch. Ugly: “According to ERAD’s bid for the state contract, the devices allow DPS officers to determine the amount of money loaded on to a prepaid card and to either freeze the funds or seize them by having the money deposited directly into a Department of Public Safety Account. This can be done during a traffic stop. The funds would then be subject to forfeiture actions in court.”
Under Watchful Eyes Laphams Quarterly (2015). Medieval origins of mass surveillance.
Orlando Mass Shooting
Investigators say Orlando shooter sought out Islamic State propaganda, made repeated visits to Disney sites Los Angeles (MR). Lots of detail.
A Few More Questions About The Orlando Massacre Moon of Alabama
How US Counterterrorism Funds Ended Up in the Orlando Terrorist’s Pocket DefenseOne. Article, though not headline, is useful.
My instinct Chelsea Manning, Medium
Fealty and Modern Terrorism Global Guerillas (CL).
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Meet as Their Battle Ends NYT. Sanders, Clinton, Mook, Podesta, Jane Sanders, Jeff Weaver.
The Split TNR. “19 Reasons the Democrats Will Remain Divided–And What It Means For the Party’s Future.” So but and here are all the authors: Naomi Klein, John Judis, Rick Perlstein, Rivka Galchen, Mark Green, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Zeynep Tufekci, Johnetta Elzie, Mychal Denzel Smith, David Simon, Jill Filipovic, Theda Skocpol.
Bill Clinton to Rethink Clinton Foundation Role if Hillary Wins Wall Street Journal
Clinton Has 12-Point Edge Over Trump in Bloomberg National Poll Bloomberg. Johnson accounts for 9%. Stein does not appear, so the poll, and the headline, are a wee bit deceptive. It would be one of history’s little jests if Stein reprised Perot’s role in 1992, when Bill Clinton was elected with a plurality, not a majority.
Russian hackers targeted Trump and Clinton campaigns, U.S. intelligence sources say Yahoo News. Maybe they want to know what the heck is going on as much as we do…
Occupied Territory The New Yorker. The Republican Establishment.
The right response to Donald Trump? A media blackout. Dana Milbank, WaPo. It worked with Sanders.
Is Donald Trump an Actual Fascist? Vanity Fair. No.
Neoliberalism Nakedly Exposed Counterpunch (Re Silc). IMF study: “Neoliberalism: Oversold?”
How to Be a Student Protester: 1968 vs. 2016 Vanity Fair (Re Silc).
Borges is Still Dead. (Or Is He? And Which Borges?) Literary Hub
Antidote du jour:
— Academic Pain (@AcademicPain) June 11, 2016