Different Speeds, Same Furies London Review of Books. Long read review of a biography of one of my favourite writers, Anthony Powell.
THE ULTIMATE CARBON-SAVING TIP? TRAVEL BY CARGO SHIP Wired. Alas, this isn’t possible anymore in most places– anti-terrorist provisions thwart being able to book passage.
Expert Views: What’s Next on the Agenda for Nutrition Advocates? Malnutrition Deeply. Plus ça change– I’m old enough to remember the anti-Nestle campaigns when I started university.
New Cold War
Why meeting with Putin may just give Trump a popularity boost The Conversation
Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, and the Triumph of Nothing Over Everyone New Yorker Masha Gessen
Trump Needs to Put Up or Shut Up on Russian Arms Race American Conservative. Scott Ritter.
Photographing America’s armed educators Columbia Journalism Review
Police State Watch
Homeland Security photography alert is ‘a seed of fear’ Columbia Journalism Review
Kill Me Now
Trump knows that the US can exercise more power in a UK weakened by Brexit Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
Brexit: a scorpion’s work EUReferendum.com
Did Trump Just Help Stop Brexit? New York magazine. Andrew Sullivan. Worth a read, despite some magical thinking.
Trump Takes Aim at Germany and NATO Der Spiegel
Antidote du Jour:
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.