8 Magnificent Facts About Mongooses TreeHugger
How the “success story” of genetically modified cotton in Burkina Faso fell apart Quart Africa (furzy)
NBA ALL-STAR DAVID WEST ON THE WALKOUT AND STANDING UP TO RACISM, EXPLOITATION Grayzone. Aaron Maté.
Ball Don’t Lie New York Review of Books
Damage Assessment WaPo
No, the Pandemic Is Not Emptying Out America’s Cities Curbed (UserFriendly)
EDITORIAL: A Trial Begins in London Consortium News
If Trump Pardons Snowden, He Will Have My Vote American Conservative
Georgia Governor Wants Out of Obamacare Health Exchange Pew Charitable Trusts (UserFriendly)
UK plan to undermine withdrawal treaty puts Brexit talks at risk FT. Take a gander at the comments.
The Labor Day Graph That Says It All David Sirota
Disdain for the Less Educated Is the Last Acceptable Prejudice NYT Michael Sandel.
Myanmar genocide and civil strife in America notwithstanding, Mark Zuckerberg is worth $100 billion. It’s insanely profitable to sell tickets to the end of the world.https://t.co/We6SbUg0rU
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) September 4, 2020
Black Injustice Tipping Point
College newsrooms challenge an industry’s status quo Columbia Journalism Review
House Democrats Demand Climate Be a “Centerpiece” of the 2020 Presidential Debates Mother Jones (re Šilc)
Why Facebook’s political-ad ban is taking on the wrong problem MIT Technology Review
After Trump Loss, ‘Deplorables’ Will Be The Democrats’ First Target American Conservative
I need money, review of Yesterday’s Man: The Case Against Joe Biden, by Branko Marcetic, London Review of Books.
Rebuilding the Economy Will Require Joe Biden to Think Very Differently Than 2009 Intercept. James K. Galbraith. From earlier this week but I don’t believe we’ve linked to it yet.
Holy shit: “Included in the ban are ads purchased by election officials — secretaries of state and boards of elections — who use Facebook to inform voters about how voting will work.” https://t.co/HIz0qTbvXc
— Daniel Kreiss (@kreissdaniel) September 4, 2020
My real name is Rósa Arianna McGowan. I have lived a double life. Being a radical has been my only way out of being controlled by three letters that start with C. It’s nice to meet you all. Go to my IG for more. #CulturalReset pic.twitter.com/j9jmFE3PQs
— Rose McGowan (@rosemcgowan) September 5, 2020
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.