The Woke Meritocracy Tablet
Eclipsed by Fame New York Review of Books. The deck: “There’s a scientific story to tell about Stephen Hawking, but most of his later life served to conceal it.”
NY investor behind Piney Point ran hedge funds, a blueberry farm and string of Hooters Bradenton Herald (Retaj). Gotta love that headline.
How Prisons in Each State Are Restricting Visits Due to Coronavirus Marshall Project
ECHR rules obligatory vaccination may be necessary Deutsche Welle
With Malaysia, UAE soon to make Chinese vaccines, does Beijing have an edge in vaccine diplomacy? South China Morning Post
1. @diddy is making a populist argument. He’s not just asking for black representation but black *ownership.* And ownership matters. It’s a different and more fundamental claim than how progressives tend to think about social justice. https://t.co/JBy1xj96T8
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) April 8, 2021
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
New Cold War
Coup Attempt in Jordan Leaves a Trail Counterpunch
DIANA JOHNSTONE: The Imperialism of Foolery Consortium News (play). Hoisted from comments.
The Death of Journalism in Myanmar The Diplomat
In Myanmar, military matters are a lucrative family affair Deutsche Welle
The Game Has Changed Craig Murray
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.