On “White Fragility’ Matt Taibbi (UserFriendly)
Bastard Foreigners London Review of Books
The Triple Crisis Shaking the World Project Syndicate
Why Meatpacking Plants Are Superspreaders Der Spiegel
— matti heino (@Heinonmatti) June 28, 2020
Boris Johnson warns Britons are ‘significantly fatter’ than other nationalities (except the Maltese) as he launches drive against obesity -and dismisses ‘complete nonsense’ claims he is struggling to recover from coronavirus Daily Mail. Okay, I admit I couldn’t resist the headline.
Safety Unknowns Await Returning Medical and Dental Workers Capital & Main
Washington Post public editor: Jeff Bezos could solve pay equality tomorrow. He makes token gestures instead. Columbia Journalism Review. A couple of weeks old, but still germane.
The Supreme Court Is Still Repeatedly Ruling in Favor of the Ultra-Wealthy Jacobin. David Sirota.
The True Cost of Dollar Stores New Yorker
Black Injustice Tipping Point
WHAT LAW DID WE BREAK? Intercept
The Pillage of India New York Review of Books Rview of two books you should read, the latest from the pens of Williiam Dalrymple and Shashi Tharoor.
Couple of weeks ago the Anglo-American press was full of gloating stories about Beijing suffering new Covid-19 outbreak. Crickets here since China got it under control AGAIN—ruining the schadenfreude party out here, succeeding where our ruling class is failing disastrously.
— Mark Ames (@MarkAmesExiled) June 28, 2020
Libya: The Ultimate Free-For-All Foreign Intervention American Conservative
What kind of monstrous country would fund and recruit fighters to attack occupying troops from an adversary country? It’s an unprecedented breach of international ethics in all cases, but it’s especially morally grotesque to do it against a foreign military in Afghanistan.???? pic.twitter.com/D6XdzMONaZ
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) June 28, 2020
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.