Brazil Prosecutor Seeks Arrests of Top Members of President’s Party WSJ. This is the “interim” President, golpista Temer.
The Latest Attempt to Whitewash the Saudi-Led Coalition’s Crimes in Yemen The American Conservative
Thoughts on Syria – 7 June, 2016 Sic Semper Tyrannis
‘Explosive’ Papers Seized From Private Detective Investigating MH17 Crash Sputnik News (Chuck L).
Now China’s Fake Island Has a Farm Defense One (Re Silc).
The Pentagon’s Great Wall of Impotence Pepe Escobar, RT
‘It was just chaos’: Broken machines, incomplete voter rolls leave some wondering whether their ballots will count Los Angeles Times. Third-world stuff.
The “wonderful” US corporate “democracy” fully exposed thanks to Bernie the unbalanced evolution of homo sapiens
Bernie’s legacy: One of the most valuable donor lists ever Politico. And if Sanders turns his list over to the DNC, or any Democrat Establishment creature, I’m going into götterdämmerung mode.
Hillary Clinton, Democratic nominee: Now the left begins to bargain with a painful reality — and a hopeful future Salon (BB). Rome wasn’t burnt in a day!
Sanders supporters pushed Clinton to the left—now they have to keep her there Quartz. Let’s focus on what’s achievable.
Newly released poll results show informed millennials leading a winning majority in support of Amendment 69 ColoradoCare (the campaign site). I’d love to see Sanders campaign for this.
Pelosi endorses Clinton, says female VP pick would be ‘fabulous’ Politico. That’s another straw in the wind for Warren… Or Gillibrand?
Connecticut Rejects Request For Records About Anthem-Cigna Merger David Sirota, International Business Times. Stench arising from home state of Dan Malloy, co-chair of Democrat Platform Committee.
Defiant Sanders camp: It ain’t over Politico but Inside the bitter last days of Bernie’s revolution Politico. Press going into full pull-the-wings-of-the-fly mode. They always do.
Shut Down the Democratic National Convention Chris Hedges, Truthdig. I’m 100% certain there are more productive things to do in Philly than that.
Bye-Bye, Bernie Bloomberg
Dick Morris Is in Talks to Join the Trump Campaign New York Magazine. Morriss, of course, is the strategist who introduced Bill Clinton to triangulation. One big happy!
GOP senators say party could still deny Trump the nomination Washington Examiner (Re Silc).
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Facing Data Deluge, Secret U.K. Spying Report Warned of Intelligence Failure The Intercept (guurst).
Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets NYT. Outright product placement at the Times.
As Common as Ditchwater Econospeak
For poor children to succeed, rich ones must fail FT. The Florence study once more.
Social Security’s finances can be improved without cutting benefits by even a penny. Here’s how. Los Angeles Times (JT McPhee). If you accept the false notion that Federal taxes fund spending….
Meet the queen of sh*tty robots YouTube (DL). Since robots are having a moment.
Antidote du jour (tweep wants to know what kind of bird this is):