Will it Be Enough? Sidecar
How Ida dodged NYC’s flood defenses MIT Technology Review
Let Your Fridge Go Off for an Hour to Save Our Power Grids NYT. RM: “$70/hr. to turn down/up my thermostat? Wish we had it in Chicago!”
Invest in biopharmaceutical companies — our veterans depend on them The Hill. I leave it to you, dear readers, to shred this.
Mexico Bans Animal Testing for Cosmetics Treehugger
A Former Leftist Icon Turns to Science Fiction Der Spiegel
US now has more than four times as many cases of COVID and twice as many in hospital as this time last year with deaths up 80% – despite 62% of population with one shot amid Delta surge: Mu is now in LA Daily Mail
China not ready to ease strict Covid-19 controls, says senior health official South China Morning Post
Sweetgreen’s CEO Thinks Salads Work Better Than Vaccines New York Magazine
Coronavirus Epidemics first hit more than 21,000 years ago University of Oxford (guurst)
For Sac City schools community, I’m tweeting here email communication from our union to members regarding COVID situation at New Joseph Bonheim. School serves students from our most vulnerable n’hoods. pic.twitter.com/jQ1R1eWTg0
— Lori Jablonski (@Lori_Jablonski) September 4, 2021
Is Twitter banning purveyors of “ivermectin overdoses crowding Oklahoma emergency room” misinformation?
— Phil Kerpen (@kerpen) September 5, 2021
This is amazing. The media literally has no vetting process, it’s just straight from someone talking shit to national news. The same vaunted voices trying to shut everyone down for misinformation, just gushing it out like they’re Occupy Democrats or Gateway Pundit. https://t.co/nN69Qb5P1f
— Leighton Akira Woodhouse (@lwoodhouse) September 5, 2021
Natalie Edwards shouldn’t be in prison — but corrupt Wall Street execs and bankers should be. Wall Street’s grip on power in our country is a threat to national security. https://t.co/mzty8i4x8N
— Lucas Kunce (@LucasKunceMO) September 5, 2021
Imperial Collapse Watch
9/11 wasn’t the Pearl Harbor of our generation Responsible Statecraft re Šilc: “usa usa is so easy to play. doesnt take genius.” Moi: Today’s Brexit
How a Great Power Falls Apart Foreign Affairs
A depressing anniversary Brexit & Beyond (guurst)
Can someone let me know if there’s another network where this discussion could be held? For those incapable of viewing the world without the simplistic and divisive binary presented to you: is this a left-wing or a right-wing message? https://t.co/ybvT9slVPt
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) September 4, 2021
China rejects blame for sharp rise in US fentanyl overdoses South China Morning Post
Waiting for Biden Dawn
The Ghost Crop of Goa Orion
Joint statement from the All Burma Federation of Trade Unions (ABFTU) and the Federation of General Workers Myanmar (FGWM), demanding that global apparel brands cease orders in Myanmar.
“We are willing to sacrifice in order to win a future with dignity.” pic.twitter.com/W121DAmKsh
— Andrew Tillett-Saks (@AndrewTSaks) September 4, 2021
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.