Golden Parade: Mummified pharaohs moved to new Cairo home Deutsche Welle
The Ethiopian who saved an Italian goat cheese BBC
Food, Not Steel, Is Our Biggest Climate Challenge Project Syndicate. Adair Turner.
A doctor and medical ethicist argues life after 75 is not worth living MIT Technology Review. From 2019; still germane.
Sleeping octopuses might experience fleeting dreams – new study The Conversation
04 April 2021 Coronavirus Charts and News: First Confirmed Case Of Indian COVID Variant Found In California. Immunization Reducing ‘Eek’ Variant Found In Most Tokyo Hospital COVID Cases. Econintersect
Should College Students Be Prioritized for Covid-19 Vaccines Now? Chronicle of Higher Education
‘What you’re saying is wrong!’: Florida Governor DeSantis angrily denies cutting ‘pay-to-play’ deal with Publix to distribute COVID vaccines after the grocery chain donated $100K to his PAC war chest Daily Mail
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
The Liberal Contempt for Martin Luther King’s Final Year Consortium News
Our Famously Free Press
The Enduring Terror of Violent Crime Victimhood Glenn Greenwald
Why Biden won’t likely leave Afghanistan Asia Times
Biden regime taking on global authoritarianism — by reaffirming our strong support for a feudal king who arrested his feudal prince brother because he criticized the monarchy’s systemic corruption. The values-based liberal international order is back!https://t.co/9GWWXtpDFj
— Mark Ames (@MarkAmesExiled) April 4, 2021
The government’s race report has fuelled the controversy it was supposed to lay to rest Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
China warns US against taking a superior position in global affairs South China Morning Post
Springtime for Hitler meets The Sound of Music. ? China produces a musical set in Xinjiang. Even fiction about an authoritarian state’s propaganda couldn’t have made this up. I read this entire piece with my jaw on the floor. AFP via The Guardian: https://t.co/Zlp4U4Hwr8
— Melissa Chan (@melissakchan) April 4, 2021
Bangladesh’s Bloggers Under Siege Diplomat
Pre-Columbian transregional captive rearing of Amazonian parrots in the Atacama Desert Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Antidote du Jour (via):
And a bonus video:
— Kerrit Bareet birdbath cam (@KerritBareetCam) April 4, 2021
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.