Gide’s judgment New Criterion
Supreme Court rules Georgia can’t put the law behind a paywall Ars Technica (The Rev Kev)
Palaeontologists Think They Have Found ‘The Most Dangerous Place’ in Earth’s History Science Alert. chuck l: “Perhaps future archeologists will find something similar when they dig up Wall Street some millions of years hence.”
Coronavirus Disease Outbreak in Call Center, South Korea Emerging Infections Diseases (CDC). Early release article.
What if immunity to covid-19 doesn’t last? MIT Technology Review
How to Develop a COVID-19 Vaccine for All Project Syndicate
The Pandemic-Era Emergency Dep’t: Weirder, Wilder & Emptier Than Ever Medium. Matt Bivens.
California doctors with dubious COVID conclusions debunked Pasadena Star News . Not for the underlying study per se, but to credit the critical Pasadena reporting.
Is lockdown stress affecting your pet? Asia Times (The Rev Kev)
To Live and Die Poor in L.A.: Virus Survey’s Grim Figures Capital & Main
If you’re a news outlet who spent time &effort covering protesters demanding we risk workers’ lives for a root touch-up, consider spending time on the #CantPayMay strikes across the country &ask what Congress is doing to protect ppl from foreclosures + evictions.
Just a thought! https://t.co/kwr3q3WziS
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) April 28, 2020
Is America’s Antibiotic Supply at Risk? The Wire China
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
Italy Enters Chapter Two of the Corona Crisis Der Spiegel
Exclusive: OPCW insiders slam ‘compromised’ new Syria chemical weapons probe Gray Zone (The Rev Kev)
We throw away far too much clothing TreeHugger
Let’s Call it a Wall e-flux
In Defense Of Intellectual Trumpism American Conservative Clickbait headline; I remind readers that to link is not necessarily to endorse.
Democrats not confident 2020 US election will be fair, survey finds Guardian (The Rev Kev)
Col. Lawrence Wilkerson on Biden’s China Ad and Nuclear War The Analysis. Podcast with Paul Jay,
Antidote du Jour (via):
And a bonus video, birds performing an aria from one of my favourite operas (lanikai):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.