The successes of the Fed’s dollar-swap lines The Economist
Ayurvedic Treatment of COVID-19/ SARS-CoV-2: a case report Journal of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine. “The patient aged 43 years is an investment banker in New York, United States of America (USA).”
We Will Be Living With the Coronavirus Pandemic Well Into 2021 Bloomberg. More demand destruction.
A water crisis looms for 270 million people as South Asia’s glaciers shrink National Geographic
Underdeveloping the Mekong?: Extraction and Unequal Exchange in Vietnam Sociology of Development
How to Prevent a War in Asia Foreign Affairs
Competent managerialism is not enough for Labour Tax Research UK. Beautiful plumage!
Brexit: the effects of withdrawal EU Referendum
The Global Problem with Israeli Annexation The Century Foundation
New Cold War
Putin On World War II Moon of Alabama
The Rally That Could Have Been The American Conservative. Re Silc: “This will be the josh hawley 2024 campaign and will win.” Ends with an Acela trope, interestingly.
Police State Watch
Civilian control of the military:
Columbus police are "respectfully" not doing what the mayor wants. pic.twitter.com/vuoa2NCFNm
— Flavortown control your cops (@aka_dirtgirl) June 21, 2020
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
IRS says it bought in to location database for millions of US cellphones to track tax crime suspects Boing Boing. Not sure how cellphone data would help track the really wealthy….
A tale of two cybers – how threat reporting by cybersecurity firms systematically underrepresents threats to civil society Journal of Information Technology and Politics
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Mapping the hundreds of Confederate statues across the US Al Jazeera (Re Silc).
Protesters, Here’s How to Set Up A Cheap Burner Phone The Intercept (nvl).
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Protesters in Boston Are Setting Off Fireworks All Night Every Night. And It’s Working. Penelope Trunk (Olivier).
Pontifications: Deferrals, bankruptcies continue; order recovery far off Leeham News and Analysis
Will Global Mobility Recover After the Pandemic? Valdai Discussion Club
The Social Codes of the Crazy Rich The Atlantic
‘The whole world is watching Oakland’: Thousands gather for Juneteenth protest and port shutdown San Francisco Chronicle. Thanks to the International Longshore and Warehouse Union.
It Didn’t Have to Be Like This Adam Serwer, The Atlantic
The Dark Soul of the Sunshine State The Atlantic (Re Silc).
Antidote du jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.