When London’s Dragons Ruled Before Skyscrapers American Conservative
One day your voice will control all your gadgets, and they will control you MIT Technology Review
Refugees in the Channel are risking everything because of western intervention in the Middle East Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
NYT Laments U.S. Disengagement Even As There Is None Moon of Alabama
Palestinian citizens of Israel struggle to tell their stories Columbia Journalism Review
Our Famously Free Press
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
There’s a simple reason why your new smart TV was so affordable: It’s collecting and selling your data Business Insider. who’s watching whom?
The Remoralization of the Market NYT (David L)
Airbus faces a major disruption in a no-deal Brexit Handelsblatt
‘We Should Not Be Afraid of No Deal’ Der Spiegel. Interview with David Davis.
Brexit: one problem at a time EUReferendum.com
Fully Filling the Global Fund Project Syndicate Project Syndicate. Jeffrey Sachs et al.
Amazon.com Should Give The SEC What It Wants International Business Times
Democrats in Disarray
Welcome Their Hatred Jacobin
Oprah Sets Bradley Cooper, Michael B. Jordan & Beto O’Rourke Q & A For NYC Deadline Hollywood. Kill Me Now.
All under Heaven, China’s challenge to the Westphalian system Asia Times. Pepe Escobar.
The War on Populism Consent Factory (UserFriendly)
President Trump promises H-1B visa holders changes, path to citizenship San Francisco Chronicle
Trump’s Ambassador Finds Few Friends in Germany Der Spiegel
Antidote du jour (J-LS photo, December 2018):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.