Argentina police kill drug-carrying pigeon Agency France-Presse
Sri Lanka bans plastic after garbage crisis Agency France-Presse
Why are New Zealand’s waters so polluted? Al Jazeera
Police State Watch
Is U.S. Congress Declaring War on WikiLeaks? American Conservative
Richard Posner announces retirement Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Although retiring from the bench, he’ll continue to teach and publish. Posner, 78, has called for mandatory retirement of judges at age 80.
On Wells Fargo Ian Welsh (martha r)
New Cold War
I warned Jeremy Corbyn about Brexit – now Labour must regain its radicalism New Statesman. Yanis Varoufakis
Maker of $400 connected juice press closes up shop Ars Technica
Our Famously Free Press
The Photos the U.S. and Saudi Arabia Don’t Want You to See NYT. Nicholas Kristof.
If Hillary Had Won Counterpunch
The Narco-State to the North Jacobin
Court Rejects Environmental Groups’ Attempt To Block EPA’s Delay Of Chemicals Rule International Business Times
Texas Chemical Plant Company Has Industry Ally Writing Rules At The EPA International Business Times
Disaster Politics Can Get In The Way Of Disaster Preparedness FiveThirtyEight
As Harvey’s Price Tag Skyrockets, a Reckoning on Climate Costs Looms Climate Liability News
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