The Right to Live in Peace Consortium News. Vijay Prashad.
China’s Donghai Airlines suspends pilot and male attendant after allegedly fighting mid-flight over a toilet incident SCMP Flying the not so friendly skies.
Wagnermania The Baffler
The Vying Animal Bookforum
The mystery of Azerbaijan’s missing army chief Eurasia.net
Splash New York Review of Books
The COVID Bubble Project Syndicate. Nouriel Roubini.
How to Get a Covid-19 Vaccine: a State-by-State Guide WSJ. From February; still germane.
A New Study of Athletes’ Hearts After Covid Shows Encouraging Results WSJ And the study: Prevalence of Inflammatory Heart Disease Among Professional Athletes With Prior COVID-19 Infection Who Received Systematic Return-to-Play Cardiac Screening JAMA Cardiology
— anna/аня (@bademjanbitch) March 7, 2021
Our Famously Free Press
Same ones who go on Clubhouse and say how outrageous it is for people to suggest it’s journalists who have taken the lead in demanding the destruction of a free internet and who agitate more than anyone for online censorship, a super weird function for journalists to perform: https://t.co/KRtesKklGt
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) March 5, 2021
Texas Deep Freeze Aftermath
As the Texas power crisis shows, our infrastructure is vulnerable to extreme weather MIT Technology Reviews
Andrew Cuomo vows ‘no way’ he resigns amid sexual harassment accusations NY PostHmm – never say never.
Cuomo Discovers #MeToo Means #HimToo NYT. MoDo.
Yes. Biden is mediocre, but basically moveable on a bunch of useful stuff.
Obama was terrible. Actively bad. https://t.co/ARPwy0Usja
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) March 6, 2021
Nigel Farage vows to quit politics for good saying UK vaccines drive is ‘proof positive’ Brexit has worked and he is amazed he has ‘stayed sane’ through 30-year campaign – but he will stay in the public eye to fight ‘woke agenda’ Daily Mail
Cyber threat looms large over German election Deutsche Welle
Why Cornel West’s Tenure Fight Matters Boston Review
The wealthy have had a banner year while everyday NYers suffered unimaginable loss.
— Sen. Mike Gianaris (@SenGianaris) March 5, 2021
Airstrikes in #Yemen‘s capital today are a reminder Saudi & UAE are still terrorizing Yemenis with U.S. weapons. They’re still occupying parts of Yemen. They’re still preventing the entry of essential fuel, medicines, and food. They’re still starving millions of Yemenis.
— Shireen Al-Adeimi (@shireen818) March 7, 2021
‼️ WARNING we have received a msg to promote a boycott app. We think this app is malicious because of the unreasonable and unnecessary permissions that will seriously compromise your privacy. DO NOT download this app. 👇🏽👇🏽
— Justice For Myanmar (@JusticeMyanmar) March 7, 2021
How Eight Pacific Island States Are Saving the World’s Tuna Foreign Policy
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.