Inferno on San Diego Navy ship rages into second day San Diego Union Tribune
The Tremendous but “Secret” Success of Socialist Vietnam Dissident Voice (jef ) Hoisted from comments.
The Threat to Civil Liberties Goes Way Beyond “Cancel Culture” Jacobin (Judith). Hoisted from comments.
How Long Can You Hide a Dead Body in a Prison Cell? Marshall Project
America Drank Away Its Children’s Future NYT. Paul Krugman.
TB vaccine averts severe infections, deaths from Covid-19: Study Hindustan Times. And the underlying studies: BCG vaccination policy and preventive chloroquine usage: do they have an impact on COVID-19 pandemic? Cell Death and Disease; and BCG vaccine protection from severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) PNAS
Target’s Gig Workers Will Strike to Protest Switch to Algorithmic Pay Model Vice (noonespecial) Hoisted from comments.
Always the fault of Feds, states, counties, cities, never the fault of our $4 trillion year mega-corporate healthcare systemhttps://t.co/y0uq6AM60k
— Joe Costello (@ofbyforbook) July 13, 2020
Biden says “there’s only certain big things that government can do that the private sector by itself can’t do.”
The assumption is the private sector needs to be supplemented by gov’t, rather than financiers are on a crime spree that needs to be stopped.https://t.co/EFMjutKIQr
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) July 13, 2020
The Renewed Dependency on Mercenary Fighters Der Spiegel
Hilarious/predictable/sad: Hey: you know that “Russian bounty” story that dominated national politics for 10 days & was used by Congress to ban troop withdrawal from Afghanistan?
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) July 13, 2020
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See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.