Florida Panhandle Bracing for Category 4 Hit from Michael Weather Underground
Response to the IPCC 1.5°C Special Report Kevin Anderson, Manchester Policy Blogs
Building A Global Democratic Movement to Counter Authoritarianism Bernie Sanders, Medium
How to avoid the next financial crisis Martin Wolf, FT
State says Tesla owes more than $650,000 in unemployment taxes; company blames ‘clerical error’ Nevada Indepedent. Totally on-brand for Tesla.
Bad news from Newport Paul Mason, Le Monde Diplomatique
Future of Western Democracy Being Played Out in Brazil Pepe Escobar, Consortium News
Hidden History: The US “War On Corruption” In Brasil Brasil WIre. From January, still germane.
Why protests are so common in China The Economist
The Cybersecurity World Is Debating WTF Is Going on With Bloomberg’s Chinese Microchip Stories Bloomberg. “Show us the chips” does seem like a reasonable request, given anonymous intelligence community sourcing.
How Trump’s FDA is advancing Obama’s food policies New Food Economy
Analyzing the Effects of CFPB Oversight Liberty Street Econmics
Democrats in Disarray
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Checkpoint Nation Texas Observer
Wikileaks’ Julian Assange Is Stepping Down. Here’s Its New Editor Fortune. From September, still germane. See also on Assange’s status (Google translation).
Effects Of Minimum Wages On Population Health Health Affairs
Medicaid Expansion and the Opioid Epidemic Health Policy Sense
Lawmakers buy industry fix to protect schools from guns AP. A domestic self-licking ice cream cone.
Imperial Collapse Watch
Key Facilitation Skills: Managing the Obstreperous Grassroots Economic Organizing
Multiple uses for empty plastic bottles during disaster relief and beyond Science Daily (EM).
Antidote du jour (via):
Bonus antidote. Don’t try this at home!
This guy rescued these lions when they were cubs and abandoned by the mother.
Years later he meets them again. pic.twitter.com/oUlBvG4W0q
— Daniel Holland (@DannyDutch) October 6, 2018
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.