Michael McKaskle: “I have an hour long talk show on Redwood Community Radio this Friday at 7pm PST with CalPERS board member Margret Brown as my guest. Phone calls will be accepted after 7:30. It will be live streamed then archived at kmud.org.”
JÜRGEN HABERMAS: “FOR GOD’S SAKE, SPARE US GOVERNING PHILOSOPHERS!” El País Semanal In English
How Justin Trudeau and Jerry Brown Can Help Save the Great Barrier Reef The New Yorker Bill McKibben
Netherlands Works to Overturn Landmark Urgenda Climate Ruling Climate Liability News
Are Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaigns Working? A Conversation With Economist Robert Pollin TruthOut
Police State Watch
Georgia Kidnapped This Boy Because His Parents Used Marijuana to Stop His Seizures Reason (UserFriendly)
Florida court awards $0.04 to family of man killed by cop inside his own garage RT. Shane: “This would be unbelievable if it wasn’t so commonplace…”
Brexit: the onset of madness EUReferendum.com
World’s oldest lizard fossil forces rethink of reptile family tree Guardian (The Rev Kev)
Baby teeth give clues to autism’s origins, detection Medical Express. Chuck L: “Intriguing, but doesn’t appear ready for prime time yet.”
Would Rachel Carson eat organic The Conversation. Posting this to spur discussion– over to you, readers.
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
How an arcane, new accounting standard is helping reporters follow the money Columbia Journalism Review
Oil and gas geopolitics: no shelter from the storm Asia Times. Pepe Escobar.
India Rejects Trump’s Economic War on Iran American Conservative
India Stands With Iran Against Trump’s Sanctions TruthDig (Oregoncharles)
Yes, the FBI Was Investigating the Trump Campaign When It Spied National Review
Seymour Hersh’s Memoir Is Full of Useful Reporting Secrets Rolling Stone. Matt Taibbi. And an excerpt: Don’t tell Congress TLS. Seymour Hersh. Today’s must reads.
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