Hidden Gem for Big Oil in Carbon Tax Plan: Ending Climate Liability Suits Climate Liability News
It’s Not Just the U.S. with a Gerrymandering Problem — Look at Pakistan Foreign Policy in Focus
Bangladesh Joins the Space Age Yale Global Online
“I WAS DEVASTATED”: TIM BERNERS-LEE, THE MAN WHO CREATED THE WORLD WIDE WEB, HAS SOME REGRETS Vanity Fair. From earlier this month– still germane.
The War in Five Sieges London Review of Books. Patrick Cockburn.
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
Brexit: closing in EUReferendum.com
All wildfires are not alike, but the US is fighting them that way The Conversation
New Cold War
Trump Putin: Incredulity as Russian leader is invited to visit US BBC. Posting this for the embedded Coats-Andrea Mitchell yuckfest video.
Detente Bad, Cold War Good Craig Murray
Trump is not Putin’s puppet and here’s why Al Jazeera
Trump and Russia: One Mystery, Three Theories NYT. Ross Douthat.
Scholar: Right now, we are in a new cold war Fox News. Tucker Carlson stays out of the way and allows Stephen Cohen to speak.
Climb Down From the Summit of Hostile Propaganda Consortium News
The Dickensian Return of Debtors’ Prisons American Conservative
Long-term fall in crime is over as statistics show spike in robbery and murder Independent. Another consequence of austerity.
L.A. Mansion Features Its Own Shark Tank—Will a Buyer Bite at $35M? San Francisco Chronicle
Keeping Kavanaugh off the Supreme Court Nation. Wishful thinking?
Donald Trump Criticizes EU’s Google Fine In Tweet International Business Times
Trump criticises Federal Reserve’s interest rate rises FT. The deck: ’I’m not thrilled . . . but I’m letting them do what they feel is best’
When a U.S. citizen heard he was on his own country’s drone target list, he wasn’t sure he believed it. After five near-misses, he does – and is suing the United States to contest his own execution Rolling Stone. Matt Taibbi.
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See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.