The People We Know Best New York Review of Books
Medieval ‘birthing girdle’ parchment was worn during labour, study suggests University of Cambridge
What Is the True Cost of Closing a Restaurant? Grub Street
The Pope-Sistani riddle Asia Times Pepe Escobar
Fukushima anniversary: Loss of life is still ‘unbearable’ Deutsche Welle
How Fukushima triggered Germany’s nuclear phaseout Deutsche Welle
‘The problem with moving to Florida is you have to live in Florida!’ Wall Street titans who moved to Miami during lockdown are eyeing a return to NYC because it has ‘the best schools, theaters and restaurants’ Daily Mail
Finding Meaning Under A Meaningless System Caitlin Johnstone
A Tyranny without Tyrants? American Affairs Review of Michael Sandel’s latest.
Save the jetset Times Literary Supplement
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Gave Bond Deals To His Wall Street Donors, Despite Federal Rules International Business Times
Democrats en déshabillé
— David Sirota (@davidsirota) March 9, 2021
The Environment Versus How Many Jobs? Counterpunch. Dean Baker.
Iran Is Starting to Want the Bomb Foreign Policy
Catalonia: The EU’s Secret Shame Craig Murray
How China’s attack on Microsoft escalated into a “reckless” hacking spree MIT Technology Review
“Hating China is a big bipartisan thing, and Schumer has the opportunity to take ownership of being against China.”
We’re ruled by fucking maniacs. https://t.co/SPwcxSlogl
— Mark Ames (@MarkAmesExiled) March 11, 2021
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