Rediscovering the Lost Power of Reading Aloud Literary Hub
Teens are all obsessed with social media? Not so much. MIT Technology Review
The Next Big Development Challenge Project Syndicate
No, Iran Won’t Have A Nuclear Bomb ‘In A Matter Of Months’ American Conservative. Scott Ritter.
Americans Need to Hear More From Iranians, Here’s Where to Start Counterpunch. And I might add to this short list: Ramita Navai’s City of Lies.
Auschwitz’s harrowing history Deutsche Welle
China’s coronavirus outbreak reminds me of the Irish polio epidemic I survived Independent Patrick Cockburn
Escaping the Coronavirus in Wuhan Der Spiegel
Something Far Deadlier Than The Wuhan Virus Lurks Near You Kaiser Health News
Moving a Capital City to the Jungle Bloomberg
Jerri-Lynn here. I know many readers are inherently sceptical of Warren. But Stoller’s idea seems to me to be a good one. Readers?
Bankruptcy law is complicated but it’s not impossible to teach. Warren could do a 15 minute YouTube lesson on the 2005 Bankruptcy bill and what it actually did. Would be cool and useful. https://t.co/LS2e9jiX9i
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) January 27, 2020
Inside The Field Offices Of The Iowa Caucuses FiveThirtyEight
As Bernie surges, important piece on how to talk about democratic socialism. https://t.co/Jyr4vcbWGK
— Krystal Ball (@krystalball) January 26, 2020
Here we go! Bret “Bedbug” Stephens articulates the “Trump for all his flaws is better than real whacked-out radicalism” argument that will be common if the wrong person wins the Democratic primary. https://t.co/KOP7Z8hzdx
— Matt Taibbi (@mtaibbi) January 26, 2020
Salvini’s League loses bid to topple Italy govt in regional vote Agence France-Presse
Our Famously Free Press
FAIRWAY AND WHAT WE MOURN IN A STORE New Yorker
Tesla News: CEO Elon Musk Responds To Environmental Concerns Surrounding New German Factory International Business Times
Florida sits on $900M in aid while storm victims wait Politico. Why is it so difficult to get aid to those who need it?
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
Is the consumer genetics fad over? MIT Technology Review Let’s hope so.
Antidote du Jour (RB)
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.: