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COVID-deniers and anti-vaxxers threaten German doctors Deutsche Welle
Coronavirus Hong Kong: tough new quarantine regime for Cathay Pacific aircrew puts flights at risk South China Morning Post. A friend of mine is a Cathay Pacific cargo pilot. I’ve followed his travels throughout the pandemic. IIRC, he flies between HK and the US.
COP-26: UN SG Blasts Climate Agreement Consortium News
African nations miss out on climate funding Deutsche Welle
Obama’s Failure to Adequately Respond to the 2008 Crisis Still Haunts American Politics Jacobin. From October, still germane.
There’s really not much of a Democratic bench, so it’s smart of Buttigieg to frame himself in comparison to Kamala Harris. https://t.co/IhQp73MdFZ
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) November 15, 2021
The Tragic Cycle of Bottled Water Truthout
Supply Chain Crisis
Why the chip shortage drags on and on… and on Ars Technica
Europe’s Migration Crisis, Born in Belarus New Yorker
Belarus is the latest country to use migrants as pawns. The West is guilty, too. WaPo
Groves of Academe
Tenured, Trapped, and Miserable in the Humanities Chronicle of Higher Education
Can Universities Defy the New Nationalism? Project Syndicate
L’affaire Jeffrey Epstein
WORLD EXCLUSIVE: Ghislaine Maxwell tells all from inside her US prison cell: Heiress says ‘I am weak, frail, tired and don’t even have shoes that fit… guards feed me rotten food and one apple had maggots in it’ Daily Mail
The Big Business of Future Wars Daily Poster
The @ACLU has to say how disgusting they find Project Veritas so that their liberal donors don’t get angry, but at least they issued a statement recognizing how dangerous DOJ/FBI’s actions against them could be for press freedom and demanded disclosures:https://t.co/hlDZYvxAwj
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) November 14, 2021
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.