On World Tiger Day, five lovers of the big cat describe their most thrilling brush with the animal Scroll.in. A day late, but better that than never.
How California Can Utilize Surplus Marijuana Other Than Smoking Weed International Business Times
Police State Watch
When in doubt, nuke China Asia Times
Countdown To War On Venezuela Moon of Alabama
Strange Fruit: Venezuela has an Opposition that Nobody Should Support Counterpunch (Micael)
A Divine, and Divisive, Institution Handelsblatt. Bundesbank turns 60.
The Haze Is Back Vice
Imperial Collapse Watch
Measuring up US infrastructure against other countries The Conversation
Too fat to stand and their flesh rots while they’re alive: The REAL reason America’s ‘Frankenchickens’ have to be washed with chlorine as US industrial farming practices are exposed ahead of possible post-Brexit trade deal Daily Mail
On the Syrian frontline, the battle against Isis is reaching its crescendo Independent. Robert Fisk.
The energy factor in the GCC crisis Al Jazeera
The Conservative Case for Universal Healthcare American Conservative
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens The Conversation
New Cold War
Democrats in Disarray
What’s The Matter With Democrats? Thomas Frank Explains International Business Times. From earlier in the wee, although I just spotted this.. Worth a read– and apologies if I’ve reposted something linked to earlier by Yves or Lambert.
Tillerson Mulls Closing War Crimes Office American Conservative
Inside the end of the Priebus era Politico
Antidote du jour:
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.