Fishing May Be Making Fish Less Sociable, More Aggressive National Geographic
Climate Change: We’re Not Literally Doomed, but… Scientific American
Looking for the Enemy Medium. On a forthcoming NYT piece on global warming by Nathaniel Rich.
What Are Machine Learning Models Hiding? Freedom to Tinker
GDP: One size no longer fits all Money and Banking
Did Austerity Cause Brexit? (PDF) Thiemo Fetzer, Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy, University of Warwick
The Ubiquity of Evil Craig Murray
Donald Trump says he’s willing to meet with Iran on new nuclear agreement USA Today. That should be “MEET WITH!” but regardless: “To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war” (Churchill).
Final inquiry report fails to solve MH370 mystery FlightGlobal
China’s Currency Is Back in Play Council on Foreign Relations
The Sinicization of Cambodia Asia Sentinel
Thailand mends US military ties after post-coup tilt to China Nikkei Asian Review
New Cold War
How Dangerous Is Putin’s Russia? The National Interest
Donald Trump Is Falling in Love With Summits The Atlantic
Our Famously Free Press
Newsroom employment dropped nearly a quarter in less than 10 years, with greatest decline at newspapers Nieman Labs. No wonder the, er, explosion in gaslighting. No reporting needed.
Legendary journalist Seymour Hersh on the truth behind novichok, the Russian hacking and 9/11 Independent. The story is said to have been published early by accident, but just in case, this is the Google cache version…
Medicare is turning 53. Here’s the best way to celebrate Charlotte Observer
Chipotle Sends Cardi B Lifetime Supply of Free Chips & Guac Coupons Billboard. Free stuff!
How Goop’s Haters Made Gwyneth Paltrow’s Company Worth $250 Million NYT and Goop’s Fact Checker’s Google Search History McSweeney’s Internet Tendency
What’s Philly’s DA Got to Do With Me? The American Conservative
Becoming mentally ill increases your risk of becoming a crime victim The Incidental Economist
Research Suggests Exposure to Multiculturalism Prompts People to Inflate the Importance of Race Pacific Standard (original). “Well-intentioned efforts to portray the value of differences may reinforce the belief that fixed, biological characteristics underpin them.”
Antidote du Jour:
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.