Botch on the Rhine New York Review of Books
Holy Super Soaker Batman Common Dreams
Remote Communities Face Virus With Fewer Hospitals Capital & Main
A flood of coronavirus apps are tracking us. Now it’s time to keep track of them. MIT Technology Review
Report warns against coronavirus fever-screening devices CBS. Reminds me of the problems with breathalyzers, which produce many bogus, false positive results, particularly when poorly maintained.
1. Silicon Valley libertarians are incredibly angry about this story on Google/Apple’s posture on their pandemic tracing app. https://t.co/Ucy5HT4FrS
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) May 19, 2020
We Should Help Workers, Not Kill Them NYT. Paul Krugman.
If Trump Responded To The Coronavirus Like FDR American Conservative
China updates its ‘Art of (Hybrid) War’ Asia Times. Pepe Escobar.
One country, two monetary systems Moneyness
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