Golden retriever named Mueller is mayor of Southern California town ABC. From before Mueller was Mueller.
Charting China, the (not always) super power The Interpreter
Tiananmen Square – Do The Media Say What Really Happened? Moon of Alabama
Hong Kong keeps Tiananmen crackdown memory alive with ‘record-breaking’ mass vigil South China Morning Post
Superbugs in the Anthropocene Monthly Review
Venezuela’s Two Presidents Collide The New Yorker
Iran attacks US warships in the Gulf of Tonkin Duffel Blog
What war with Iran could look like Military Times.
The Incredible Disappearance of Shai Masot Craig Murray
May retail sales hit by ‘biggest slump on record‘ Sky News. In the UK.
Donald Trump says any US-UK trade deal has to include NHS FT. Trump says the quiet part out loud, as usual.
Amassing War Powers, Bolton Rips a Page Out of Cheney’s Playbook The American Conservative
Michael Wolff’s ‘Siege’ Is Like His Last Book — But Worse Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Imperial Collapse Watch
The Sum of All Beards The New Republic
Against Advertising Jacobin
How a quantum computer could break 2048-bit RSA encryption in 8 hours MIT Technology Review
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