Japan’s Olympic-Sized Problem New Yorker
Some vaccinated people are still getting covid. Here’s why you shouldn’t worry. MIT Technology Review
Virologist Shahid Jameel quits govt’s genome mapping group Indian Express
Britain eases virus lockdown but Asia outbreaks fuel concern Agence France-Presse
Singapore’s Covid success springs a leak Asia Times
Noise Pollution Matters Too American Conservative
Almost three Palestinian children have been injured every hour in Gaza since Israeli bombardment began last Monday, according to Save the Children.
— Al Jazeera English (@AJEnglish) May 17, 2021
Joint Statement Urging Ceasefire in Middle East pic.twitter.com/nkTNFqH7re
— Jon Ossoff (@ossoff) May 16, 2021
How Justice Amy Coney Barrett Is Already Changing the Supreme Court National Law Journal
Efforts to play down Jan. 6 insurrection ‘indefensible,’ Cheney says Politico. Liz goes all in.
Antidote du Jour (mgl) “juvenile white faced herons (known as matuku moana in Māori language), as seen at Blockhouse Bay, Auckland NZ:
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.