Should the Federal Reserve pay more attention to inflation or unemployment? Jared Bernstein, WaPo
Here’s a First Look Inside Facebook’s New Frank Gehry-Designed Office Bloomberg. C. Northcote Parkinson: “During a period of exciting discovery or progress there is not time to plan the perfect headquarters. The time for that comes later, when all the important work has been done.”
Americans are changing their relationship with Facebook Pew Research Center
Google AMP Can Go To Hell Polemic Digital
Nestle says slavery reporting requirements could cost customers Sidney Morning Herald. Still germane.
Brexit: controlling the debate EU Referendum
Why Are People Who Live in Mountainous Regions Almost Impossible to Conquer? The National Interest
Alibaba and the Future of Business Harvard Business Review
Tempestuous Seasons LRB. “Xi’s ‘Chinese dream’ is the most spectacular Keynesian promise ever made.”
Hong Kong surpasses New York as home to the world’s biggest population of ultra-rich people South China Morning Post
See Beijing in This Incredibly Detailed, Hand-Drawn Map National Geographic
New Cold War
UK seeks two Russian spies over nerve agent attack Agence France Presse
I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration [Anonymous,] NYT. Presumably at some point somebody will deploy the same software on this Opinion piece that outed Joe Klein as the anonymous author of Primary Colors (the roman à clef on the Clintons).
This Is a Constitutional Crisis David Frum, The Atlantic
‘Anonymous’ NYT byline quite rare, often given for reasons of safety Poynter Institute
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Democrats in Disarray
Rahm announcement odds and ends Capitol Fax (JB). Rahm Emanuel is not running for re-election as Mayor of Chicago.
Bernie Sanders introduces ‘Stop BEZOS Act’ in the Senate WaPo. For more, see NC here.
They confessed to minor crimes. Then City Hall billed them $122K in ‘prosecution fees’ Desert Sun. From April, still germane as an example of long-form local reporting.
Why Brazil’s Museum Fire Matters Scientific American
The Servers Are Burning Logic
Antidote du Jour (via):
Never confuse kindness as a sign of weakness. pic.twitter.com/jmMxn9wn3N
— Farbod Saraf (@farbodsaraf) September 3, 2018
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here