Loyal blue heeler stays with three-year-old lost in bush overnight ABC (The Rev Kev)
The Kinder Scout Mass Trespass Jacobin
Quitting a Bad Habit: Germany to Massively Restrict Monsanto Weedkiller Sputnik News (The Rev Kev)
Kill Me Now
Don’t Eat Romaine Lettuce, U.S. Says Bloomberg I know Yves linked to something about this last week, but just in case any readers didn’t see that, I’m posting this warning.
Police State Watch
The best-seller that’s not for sale. How censorship works in 2018. reddit (GA). Censorship in action– this is incredible.
Nearsighted Legislation Prohibits Grid Upgrade in Puerto Rico WhowWhatWhy.org
These economists say a $1 trillion deficit is just a good start WaPo. UserFriendly: ”MMT portrayed rather favorably in WaPo.”
Homeownership Does Not Guarantee Middle-Class Prosperity American Conservative
AMAZON GETS TAX BREAKS WHILE ITS EMPLOYEES RELY ON FOOD STAMPS, NEW DATA SHOWS The Intercept (furzy)
Bid to repeal rent-control limits in California could be headed to ballot San Francisco Chronicle
How the Loss of Union Power Has Hurt American Manufacturing NYT. Uh, Duh. So obvious even the Grey Lady gets it.
When Robots Take Our Jobs, Platform Cooperatives Are a Solution Reader Supported News (furzy)
A Shocking Lack of Intelligence in Our Missile Strike on Syria Truthdig. Scott Ritter.
Mehdi Hasan, beautiful soul, and his diatribe against the consequential Left Stephen Gowans (TYJ)
The Media War On Truthful Reporting And Legitimate Opinions – A Documentary Moon of Alabama (PJ)
Yazidis who suffered under Isis face forced conversion to Islam amid fresh persecution in Afrin Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
What caused the sudden cash crunch, and what are the lessons for policymakers Economic Times. Lots of interesting tidbits. Part of the mess created by trying to wage a war on cash in what is still a cash-based system.
Brexit: serious and dangerous EUReferendum.com
Canary in the Coal Pond ProPublica
Antidote du jour::
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.