A Proposed Alternative to Corporate Governance and the Theory of Shareholder Primacy Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation. On Warren’s Accountable Capitalism Act.
From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright Phys.org. “Among other things, the report calls for automatic filters of uploaded content that would identify copyrighted material.” What could go wrong?
Florence a Cat 3, But Wind Field Expands; Olivia Hits Hawaii Weather Underground
On the Brink with Russia in Syria Again, 5 Years Later Ray McGovern, Consortium News
Are Warnings About Chemical Warfare in Syria Another ‘Weapon of Mass Distraction’? (interview) Larry Wilkerson, TRNN
China hasn’t changed belt and road’s ‘predatory overseas investment model’, US official says South China Morning Post
China Can’t Afford a Cashless Society Foreign Policy
Mumbai: Scientists call bluff at Vedic plane theory talk Mumbai Mirror. Then again, we’ve got macro.
New Cold War
Bob Woodward book: Gary Cohn was ‘astounded at Trump’s lack of basic understanding’ about the federal debt Business Insider (UserFriendly). Trump: “Just run the presses — print money.”
Dupe Throat n+1. “Fear is to Woodward’s previous oeuvre of political pornography what Fifty Shades of Grey is to Twilight: vampiric fan-fiction repackaged as middlebrow smut.”
How Anti-Trump Leakers Moved From Offense to Defense RealClearInvestigations
Why the anonymous op-ed sets a dangerous precedent The Conversation
LEAKED VIDEO: Google Leadership’s Dismayed Reaction to Trump Election Breitbart. Normally, I wouldn’t link to a Breitbart video, but Google doesn’t contest the authenticity.
George W. Bush to fundraise for GOP candidates Politico. And after liberal Democrats went to such trouble to rehabilitate him…
Our Famously Free Press
Aaron Maté is a Beast! Ghion Journal
What we don’t know about Bernie’s favorite healthcare idea Politico. Response by PNHP (thread).
The Crash Ten Years After
Part Four: Haves more Reuters Breaking Views
Does ‘right to work’ imperil the right to health? The effect of labour unions on workplace fatalities. NBER. From June, still germane. “In total, [right to work (RTW)] laws have led to a 14.2% increase in occupational mortality through decreased unionisation.”
Young blood could be the secret to long-lasting health: study New York Post (original).
Watery Heatwave Cooks the Gulf of Maine Earth Observatory
Antidote du jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.