Jerri-Lynn here. Yves had a draft post on McKinsey that she started months ago and had scheduled for a future date, which is what the site writers often do with pieces in progress. But that future date arrived and Yves had not kicked the auto-launch time back.
The unintended posting has impelled Yves to get the piece done, and she intends to run it Monday.
Rats avoid harming other rats. The finding may help us understand sociopaths. National Geographic
Like a Ball of Fire London Review of Books. Andrew Cockburn on hypersonic weaponry.
Know yourself Times Literary Supplement. Will Self.
Curcumin is the spice of life when delivered via tiny nanoparticles Medical Express (furzy)
How to clean your phone to help stop the spread of germs. https://t.co/dzJpnN3bJG
— NBC News (@NBCNews) 7 March 2020
Op-ed from Harvard Chan School’s @DrMaryTBassett on US and #COVID19: “Epidemics emerge along the fissures of our society, reflecting not only the biology of the infectious agent, but patterns of marginalization, exclusion and discrimination.” https://t.co/okVFBVAYy2
— HarvardPublicHealth (@HarvardChanSPH) 7 March 2020
People in many parts of the world are being asked to avoid crowds, limit travel and even work from home to help limit the spread of novel coronavirus, and satellite images suggest they’re heeding that advice https://t.co/FMbd08ACNE
— CNN International (@cnni) 7 March 2020
Nonstop Acela trains between Washington and New York suspended due to coronavirus NJ.com (MR). This makes sense. makes sense. Cancel the ones with no stops, don’t cancel the ones with stops. And I still don’t know if they disinfect after every run. Readers?
Momento Mori – Unpopular Thoughts on Corona Virus Craig Murray
When Purell is Contraband, How Do You Contain Coronavirus? Marshall Project
People on Nextdoor are spreading falsehoods linking the coronavirus to homelessness, eating meat, and tea tree oil https://t.co/6mJ7uYTMnD
— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) 6 March 2020
For everyone who prioritizes “consumer choice” over a single payer healthcare system, understand that when you force people’s access to healthcare to be tied to their employment, you actually take away their freedom and increase the precariousness of their lives ⬇️ https://t.co/1Q6tcLEFum
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) 7 March 2020
The Bleak Job Landscape of Adjunctopia for Ph.D.s NYT (david l)
Palliative Liberalism Can’t Cure Our Ailing Working Class American Conservative
How Working-Class Life Is Killing Americans, in Charts NYT (re Silc)
Yes Minister Fan Fiction Craig Murray. UserFriendly: “I had no clue what this was about until recently. It looks like Nicola Sturgeon framed up a Me Too claim to get her current position. That’s unfortunate, I liked her.”
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
The Boeing 737 MAX Nightmare Keeps Getting Worse Daily Beast
Trump Beats Biden Jacobin
Chris Cuomo Is A Fucking Shitbag Caitlin Johnstone (The Rev Kev)
Biden warns against primary bloodbath as Sanders sharpens attacks ahead of key contests Guardian (The Rev Kev)
Muslim women of India rising Qantara
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.