The Dangers of Brain Science Overdetermining Legal Outcomes Literary Hub. Judge Jed Rakoff.
Originalism’s Original Sin Chronicle of Higher Education
Lucy Kellaway: what is the point of schools? FT. The always interesting Lucy Kellaway.
What People in Prison Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine The Marshall Project
Coronavirus: German vaccine shortage ‘over soon’ Deutsche Welle
Biden stimulus showers money on Americans, sharply cutting poverty in defining move of presidency WaPo. Delusional headline. “Showers”, “sharply cutting poverty”. Really?
Louis DeJoy Is Killing It NY magazine
Roaming Charges: No Neanderthal Ever Bombed Syria Counterpunch
The Goldilocks Stimulus Myth Project Syndicate. Yanis Varoufakis.
The single worst political mistake in Mitch McConnell’s tenure as leader was blocking the $2000 checks that Trump wanted. McConnell lost not only the policy battle, but the Senate. https://t.co/Xqj1Ruwhgr
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) March 6, 2021
Democrats en déshabillé
This Is Who Democrats Are: Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix Caitlin Johnstone
And if you actually pay attention to corporate power the Kyrsten Sinema’s make more sense. In Arizona a whole swath of progressive lifestyle brand progressive Democrats just did their utmost to support Apple and Google. And the GOP went the opposite way. https://t.co/M84dNh32q6
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) March 5, 2021
Cuomo Is Facing a Political Extinction Event NY magazine
Kill Me Now
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
How to poison the data that Big Tech uses to surveil you MIT Technology Review
A Rust Belt All-Hands On The Opioid Crisis American Conservative
No, The PRO Act Wouldn’t “Kill” Freelancing Labor Law Lite
Our Famously Free Press
The fight for forests, the struggle for land rights People’s Archive of Rural India
Meet the Censored: Myanmar Writer Zaw Moe Shinn Matt Taibbi
What interesting about seeing this “the Internet is a threat” stuff pumped out by a growing number of official American disinfo warriors is that for years the Chinese government has been basically saying the same exact thing for years and years. https://t.co/7Zsq465bwh
— Yasha Levine (@yashalevine) March 6, 2021
Antidote du Jour (via)
One a bonus video (via):
— VickiTreadell (@VickiTreadell) March 6, 2021
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here