How the Farm Bureau’s Climate Agenda Is Failing Its Farmers Inside Climate News
Wells Fargo says its promises to restore consumer trust were just ‘puffery.’ But they look more like lies Michael Hiltzik, Los Angeles Times
The UK’s financial services profession is surprisingly resilient to Brexit woes City AM. The words “race to the bottom” do not appear…
Training kids to kill at Ukrainian nationalist camp AP. Strange for Ukrainian nationalists to be suddenly getting bad press, after all the support we gave them.
Yemen – Holding Hodeidah Is The Houthi’s Last Chance Moon of Alabama
Le Drian says not aware France has Khashoggi tapes, contradicts Erdogan Reuters. Le Dria is France’s foreign minister.
India’s banking system is flirting with a Lehman moment The Economist
India mulls barter system to satisfy Iran’s basmati appetite amid sanctions Business Standard (J-LS).
Unique Thai pottery tradition under threat Nikkei Asian Review. “The owners of some water-jar factories have noted a drop in demand as Thai tastes shift from earthenware to plastic tubs.”
In China, Desperate Patients Smuggle Drugs. Or Make Their Own. NYT. Seems famiiar, somehow….
China wants a new world order. At the U.N., NGOs secretly paid cash to promote Beijing’s vision. Yahoo News. I’m shocked that NGOs would take any secret cash….
‘No Blame’? ABC News finds 17 cases invoking ‘Trump’ in connection with violence, threats or alleged assaults ABC. Ugly. From the 30,000-foot level, the problem with [new buzzword] stochastic terrorism as a theory is that, when you get down to cases, its claims aren’t falsifiable. (Oddly, the 2011 post is from an anonymous blogger, G2G — “Got to go”? “Government to Government”? — with that single post to their credit.)
Democrats Should Remember Al Gore Won Florida in 2000 The Intercept. No, he didn’t. He lost it through a combination of fecklessness and cowardice — as the article shows. And 18 years later, here we are.
We’ve started to uncover the true purpose of dreams New Scientist
War Is A Racket Smedley Butler, Internet Archive. For those who came in late…
Antidote du jour (via):
— Maria Demopoulos (@MariaDemopoulos) November 11, 2018
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.