At This Small, Family-Run Dairy, Animal Welfare Comes First Civil Eats (Nikki). Aaw, happy cows.
An Archaeologist Says He’s Figured Out The Secret of The Pyramids’ Peculiar Alignment ScienceAlert (David L)
A World Without Clouds Quanta Magazine (Chuck L, martha r). Important.
This strange “paint disease” is putting Georgia O’Keeffe paintings at risk ars technica (Chuck L)
Doctor Reveals Dangerous Content In YouTube Kids Videos Interesting Engineering (Chuck L)
The Corruption of the Vatican’s Gay Elite Has Been Exposed Andrew Sullivan, New York Magazine
A Dangerous Herbicide Found In Beer American Craft Beer (David L)
Healthy Nation Rankings: These Are the Healthiest Countries Bloomberg (resilc)
Unnatural DNA just changed genetics forever SlashGear (David L)
China and Saudi Arabia: The Xinjiang Factor LobeLog (resilc)
India Increases Pressure on Amazon and Walmart Wall Street Journal
Brexit. Please visit our Brexit Linkfest special.
Spies Infiltrated Unions in Brazil The Intercept
Sen. Rubio’s Tweet of Bloody Gadhafi Seen as ‘Warning’ to Venezuelan President Antiwar. Resilc: “Our Cuban wannabe Napolean knows no recent history, does he? How that one work out over there?”
Burning Aid: An Interventionist Deception on Colombia-Venezuela Bridge? Max Blumenthal, Grayzone Project
Military Intervention Would Be a Disaster for Venezuela American Conservative (resilc)
New Cold War
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
Imperial Collapse Watch
America faces many emergencies. The ‘border crisis’ isn’t one of them Guardian (Dr. Kevin)
Former National Security Officials Challenge Emergency Declaration Wall Street Journal
Trump’s Border Wall Threatens the La Lomita Chapel Atlantic (resilc)
Crowley joins coalition to pass Trump’s new NAFTA The Hill (Chuck L)
Green New Deal
Democrats Criticized for Shying Away From Green New Deal The Intercept
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal Could Cost $93 Trillion, Group Says Bloomberg
Now I’m listening to the #CNN show following #BernieTownHall & can’t believe the silliness & dismissiveness. One said “Bernie doesn’t understand the electorate.” The host even called the amount he raised “chicken feed”. My God! Hot air & nonsense. #Bernie2020 pic.twitter.com/Yrephdu2zy
— James J. Zogby (@jjz1600) February 26, 2019
Ex-Clinton staffers slam Sanders over private jet flights Politico (UserFriendly). What hypocrisy. I forget where I saw the records, but Clinton virtually lived on private jets. One of my friends thought a great debate question for her would be for her to identify the last time she had flown commercial.
What Happens If All the People Who Disapprove of Trump Vote For a Democrat? Washington Monthly
Supreme Court Screw-Up Sullies U.S. Constitution Counterpunch (Chuck L)
We should be outraged’: Alabama congresswoman tackles voter suppression Guardian. Resilc: “Obomba LLC is too busy with basketball and book tours.”
SEC Asks Manhattan Federal Court to Hold Elon Musk in Contempt Wall Street Journal
How a payday lending industry insider tilted academic research in its favor Washington Post (J-LS, TF)
In LA, Climate Change Gentrification Is Already Happening Daily Beast (resilc)
Antidote du jour. Richard V: “I think the photo from yesterday’s email was of a female Indian Paradise Flycatcher. If so, below is the male IPF.”
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