DEADLY WILDFIRES PROMPT LONGEST RED FLAG WARNING IN HISTORY WhoWhatWhy.org
Local Roots: Farm-in-a-box coming to a distribution center near you Is this the future for produce farming? Yikes.
Vladimir Putin takes spotlight as Eurasia connector Asia Times. Pepe Escobar.
Big Man Walking London Review of Books
Why Silicon Valley Wants You To Text And Drive International Business Times
A New Industrial Hack Highlights the Cyber Holes in Our Infrastructure MIT Technology Review
Here’s what’s in the Republican tax deal MarketWatch
Sex in Politics… Not
Jones v. Moore
What the Doug Jones Election Means for Criminal Justice Reform Marshall Project
Brexit: Mrs May’s twilight world EUReferendum.com
Ahead of election results tomorrow, here is a quick round-up of Gujarat polls Economic Times. Votes are cast, with results to be released Monday. Anything below 100 seats represents a major setback for the BJP.
Round the carbon cycle with Sangeeta The Life of Science
Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg on Trump and North Korea FT. From last week and still well worth your time.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Mohammed bin Salman’s ill-advised ventures have weakened Saudi Arabia’s position in the world Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
A Mass Incarceration Mystery Marshall Project. The deck: Why are black imprisonment rates going down? Four theories.
Asked About Retiring, They Have a Simple Answer: Why? NYT. Annoyingly chirpy piece, focusing on those who love their jobs rather than those who must work to keep the wolf from the door.
THE OTHER TECH BUBBLE Wired
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See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.