A guide to buying edible insects Treehugger
The Night Phyllis Schlafly Went Over the Rainbow The Baffler
And the Ship Goes Down Counterpunch (Dale)
Does Free College Threaten Our All-Volunteer Military? War on the Rocks
Genetic Engineering to Clash With Evolution Quanta (David L)
It’s already too late to stop the AI arms race—We must manage it instead Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
The Debate: Economic Cost of Israeli Occupation Veterans Today (Judy B).
Kashmir unrest: Two more protesters killed in clashes Al Jazeera. Lockdown now crosses into its eighth week.
Our Famously Free Press
Sunita Narain: Portrait of an Activist Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Discusses “climate justice”.
Police State Watch
North Dakota becomes first US state to legalise use of armed drones by police Independent. Coincidence that this is where the Dakota Access protests are centered?
After a terrorist attack, we grow fearful. Here’s what that does to our brains. Vox. Worth a read, despite clickbait headline.
Clinton says she regrets labeling ‘half’ of Trump supporters ‘deplorable’ WaPo. So, how’s that voter outreach going, Hillary?
The Bitch America Needs NYT. At least they stuck this on the opinion page rather than trying to pass it off as news.
Trump and the Truth: The Unemployment Rate Hoax The New Yorker
Black Voters Are So Loyal That Their Issues Get Ignored FiveThirtyEight
Amid criticism, Times editor defends swaps of presidential-forum stories Columbia Journalism Review
The cleric, the coup and the conspiracy Politico. On the damage to US-Turkish relations following from the US resistance to extraditing Fethullah Gülen to Turkey.
Syria peace deal may be a real turning point in ending the war – but al-Nusra and Isis will unlikely go without a fight The Independent. Patrick Cockburn reports from Damascus.
Can This Man Save The Europe-Turkey Migrant Deal? Foreign Policy
Is The Merkel Era Coming To an End? Der Spiegel
Expert predicts far-right to win Austrian election Defend Democracy Press
End of the NHS? TLS
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