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Books, Films, Arts & Education
05.18 Chris Hedges - The American Empire Will Collapse Within a Decade, Two at Most [54:06 audio – Very credible]
05.17 Jared Diamond: There’s a 49 Percent Chance the World As We Know It Will End by 2050
05.14 Literature provides shelter. That's why we need it [Wise reading builds better, more capable and imaginative brains—unwise or less reading does not]
Ref. : Letters to the editor
Health Care & Environment
05.22 Over 1,351 Climate Strikes in 110 Countries Planned for Friday as Global Revolt Escalates
05.22 Much shorter working weeks needed to tackle climate crisis – study [Less supervised internet-based work from home would be more likely]
05.22 Internal emails reveal how the chemical lobby fights regulation [Political lobbying including unlimited bribes is terribly effective, especially when politicians are immoral]
05.22 Is modern life poisoning me? I took the tests to find out
05.19 The heat is on over the climate crisis. Only radical measures will work
05.18 The selfish case for saving bees: it’s how to save ourselves
05.17 Revealed: air pollution may be damaging 'every organ in the body’
05.16 Cambridge scientists create world’s first living organism with fully redesigned DNA
05.16 Electric 'flying taxi' prototype unveiled by German start-up
05.16 ‘Extraordinary thinning’ of ice sheets revealed deep inside Antarctica
05.15 Plastic pollution harms bacteria that produce 10 per cent of oxygen we breathe, study reveals [We keep learning more about ways we're killing life faster and faster]
05.13 The Guardian view on a Green New Deal: we need it now [Inaction would bring faster hardship and death]
05.13 Los Angeles Fire Season Is Beginning Again. And It Will Never End.
05.13 Climate change: UN chief Guterres decries 'fading' global efforts
05.11 Bill McKibben and Elizabeth Kolbert on the U.N. Extinction Report
05.11 London to have world-first hydrogen-powered doubledecker buses [How avoiding immoral Capitalism wins!]
05.11 Nearly all countries agree to stem flow of plastic waste into poor nations [How avoiding immoral Capitalism wins!]
News Media Matters
05.22 What if we covered the climate crisis like we did the start of World War II?
05.22 Climate crisis more politically polarizing than abortion for US voters, study finds [Faux News spreads lies and distortion to millions in America, and mainstream news sources avoid annoying corporate advertisers—also programmed by Faux]
05.14 US Press Reaches All-Time Low on Venezuela Coverage
Daily: FAIR Blog
The Daily Howler
US Politics, Policy & 'Culture'
05.22 This Is How Republics Die
05.22 'It's a Sure Winner—Except for the Profiteers': 200+ Economists Send Letter to Congress Endorsing Medicare for All
05.21 Revolting Against Speaker's Inaction, Pelosi's Own Leadership Team Demands Trump Impeachment Proceedings
05.21 The Trump economy is hurting most Americans. Statistics won't fool voters
05.21 Trump stops ex-White House counsel Don McGahn testifying to Congress [What's Baby Trump hiding?]
05.21 Can It Happen Here? [What can we do with adults who act-out emotionally and physically like children]
05.21 E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math [Wrong way Trump is at it again]
05.20 The big corporate shift on climate change
05.20 Pete Buttigieg Calls for Carbon Capture and Tax—Climate Proposals Backed by the Fossil Fuel Industry
05.20 'Unfathomable Evil Recognizing Unfathomable Evil': Trump's Possible Pardons of War Criminals Provoke Outrage
05.20 Amid Wave of Anti-Choice Laws Across US, Warren Introduces Plan to Protect Abortion Rights
05.22 Outrage as Texas Senate Passes 'Unconstitutional' Bill That Would Hit Pipeline Protestors With Up to 10 Years in Prison
05.21 Rich white men rule America. How much longer will we tolerate that?
05.21 Palestinians need a state, not a 'business plan' [They have slow-motion genocide now...]
05.17 It’s Time to Stop Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia
Economics & Corrupt Capitalism
05.22 Capitalism used to promise a better future. Can it still do that?
International & Futurism
05.22 Far-right Facebook groups 'spreading hate to millions in Europe'
05.21 Trump's China trade war risks damaging US economy, says OECD [Does Baby Trump know what he's doing?]
05.20 What longer paternity leave did for men in Spain
05.20 The rise of social supermarkets: 'It's not about selling cheap food, but building strong communities'
05.20 European elections: how the six biggest countries will vote
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