Fuck The Vessel The Baffler. Kate Wagner on Hudson Yards.
Starbucks Increasing Its Environmental Commitment International Business Times
Whales in the bay: Great for sightseers, but biologists are concerned San Francisco Chronicle
Human Contact Is Now a Luxury Good NYT (UserFriendly)
AOC Has Some Advice For Parents Jacobin
New York City’s Bail Success Story Marshall Project
Cars are regulated for safety – why not information technology The Conversation
View: India’s crony capitalist edifice is creaking Economic Times
They couldn’t get any of the real culprits of the financial crisis: Rajat Gupta Economic Times. Yes, this is certainly self-serving. But it highlights the lack of any serious prosecution of anything other than insider trading. This is getting lots of play in the Indian press, as a local boy makes scapegoat story.
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
Charles Beard: Punished for Seeking Peace American Conservative
Jerri-Lynn here: I’m not linking to much of the saturation coverage on the Mueller report, but instead refer readers to the Matt Taibbi piece Yves posted separately. Today’s must-read.
Trump Is Going To Repeat This Until November 2020. Thanks, MSNBC. Caitlin Johnstone
Ocasio-Cortez: Removing Trump from office won’t fix country’s problems The Hill. She’s right – and her reaction contrasts with that of so many Democrats, who are reacting to the Mueller report by throwing their toys out of the pram b/c he didn’t deliver what they wanted.
PEPE ESCOBAR: Empire of Chaos in Hybrid War Overdrive Consortium News
The Crux of the Accusations Against David Sirota From the Atlantic’s Edward-Isaac Dovere is False Glenn Greenwald. Missed this yesterday.
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.