Wiping the slate clean: is it time to reconsider debt forgiveness? FT. Gillian Tett reviews Michael Hudson’s new book.
The Case of Agatha Christie London Review of Books
Our Famously Free Press
Apple News UK editors rely on six outlets for 75 percent of Top Stories Columbia Journalism Review
How I Quit Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon Motherboard (martha r)
Where Can Apple Make Its iPhones If Not In China? International Business Times
How anger in Washington over Khashoggi’s murder has led to progress in the Yemen conflict Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
Brexit: feeding the beast EUReferendum.com
What the tactics of Middle East dictators can tell us about Theresa May’s political situation today Independent . Robert Fisk.
Climate change is paving the way for shock-proof seeds Economic Times
Geoengineering: Should India Tread Carefully or Go Full Steam Ahead? The Wire Whatever could go wrong?
Laid bare: the limitations of identity politics The Telegraph
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
Google says it won’t sell face recognition for now—but it will be hard to slow its use MIT Technology Review
‘It’s time for the people to take power’ Spiked (martha r)
— Compact News (@NewsCompact) 14 December 2018
Pam Bondi’s (and Rick Scott’s) Texas-sized role in Affordable Care Act fight Tampa Bay Times (martha r)
Legal experts rip judge’s rationale for declaring Obamacare law invalid WaPo (The Rev Kev)
Democrats in Disarray
Does the Media Have It Out for Elizabeth Warren? Rolling Stone. Matt Taibbi
Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder Reuters (martha r)
‘Unregistered foreign agent’: Clinton Foundation oversight panel hears explosive testimony RT Chuck L: “I’m shocked, shocked that there’s barely a peep about this in the MSM.”
The Criminal Justice Reform Bill You’ve Never Heard Of Marshall Project
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