1.06.2016 Nearly Naked Links

From Thursday’s Files

Science Fiction’s Evolution – https://electricliterature.com/the-rise-of-science-fiction-from-pulp-mags-to-cyberpunk-e00f6efdcab0

Gladwell’s Trollish Attack on Snowden – https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20161228/23550336364/malcolm-gladwells-ridiculous-attack-ed-snowden-based-weird-prejudice-about-how-whistleblower-should-look.shtml

Gao Xingjian Nobel Lecture – https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/2000/gao-lecture-e.html

Weaponized Narratives As War’s Future

U.S. To Build A “Weaponized Narrative” Into The Future of War

John Prine’s Life & Times – http://www.rollingstone.com/music/features/john-prine-at-70-inside-his-wild-past-grounded-present-w458832

Recent Zapatista Evolution – http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/The-Zapatistas-Are-Building-The-World-We-Ask-For-20161231-0012.html

A Teetering Venezuela

Venezuela on the Brink

Ubiquitous Crises of Liberal Individualism

Reviewing 2016: Unresolved Problems, American Individualism In Crisis

Liberal Critiques of Color & Ethnic Horrors in American History

The Captive Aliens Who Remain Our Shame

Quantum Troubles

The Trouble with Quantum Mechanics

Scientific Insistence on the Materiality of Consciousness

Does Information Smell?

Nuclear Futures Guaranteed By Politics As Usual

Hiroshima, Presidential Campaigns and Our Nuclear Future

Bayer/Monsanto’s Plot to Monopolize Pot

All signs point to a corporate takeover of the marijuana industry by Bayer, Monsanto

Fostering Ungovernable Resistance – http://portside.org/2017-01-04/heres-how-we-prepare-be-ungovernable-2017

Mapuche Hunger Striker’s Plight – http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Chile-Jailed-Mapuche-Leader-Faces-Death-Risk-as-Health-Worsens-20170104-0009.html

Merle’s Mellifluous Interview – http://www.rollingstone.com/country/features/merle-haggards-lost-interview-country-icon-on-johnny-cash-w458979

Latin America’s Contemporary Info-Activism – https://globalvoices.org/2016/12/31/the-best-of-latin-american-info-activism-in-2016-part-1/

Contraband & Desserts – https://aeon.co/essays/how-each-generation-gets-the-drugs-it-deserves

Legislating Attacks on Alternative Media – http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/01/100755.html

Corporate Censorship’s Initiation – http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/01/corporate-censorship-independent-sites-begun.html

Israel’s War on Africa – https://electronicintifada.net/content/netanyahu-openly-boasts-israels-war-africans/19051

Modern Chinese Sci-Fi Origins – http://www.atimes.com/rise-chinese-sci-fi-part-1/

Artists’ Tarot Doings – http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/34149/1/artists-turn-to-tarot-to-ask-what-the-future-holds

Another Take on Unions Under Trump – http://www.tikkun.org/nextgen/unions-facing-the-trump-era

Projected Key Coup in Cyprus

Building Totalitarianism in Europe – The Last Coup of Victoria Nuland

An Invented Sci-Fi Persona

Letters from an Invented Writer

A Mexican Novel’s Genius, Now Translated – http://www.full-stop.net/2016/12/31/features/essays/aaronbady/after-before-el-libro-de-carmen-boullosa/

Plimpton, Hemingway, Unknown CIA Agendas

George Plimpton and Papa in Cuba

Camus’ Recognition of SOP Imprisonment – http://www.globalresearch.ca/remembering-albert-camus-the-plague-the-world-as-a-prison-it-is-the-u-s/5566393

A Marxist Ecological Analysis of Capitalism’s Catastrophe

Capitalism and the Accumulation of Catastrophe

Screwing Social Security As the New Standard

Social Security, Gaslighting, and Idiocracy

Ruling Class Militaristic Plans

Reorganizing The Joint Force For A Trans-Regional Threat Environment

Real Stories, Not Establishment Fakery – http://www.globalresearch.ca/repeater-journalism-versus-the-biggest-underreported-stories-of-2016/5566422

Web Economic Drive, Not As Promised – https://theconversation.com/how-the-internet-is-failing-to-drive-economic-development-where-promised-70447

Nailing Netanyahu – http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/03/world/middleeast/israel-netanyahu-graft-investigation.html

Positing Needs to Rehabilitate Feminism – 

Rehabilitating Feminism

Seeding the Fight Against Fascism, Circa 1943 – http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/united-states-begins-supplying-guerrilla-forces

A ‘Liberal’ Expert ‘Russia-Hack’ Critique

The DHS/FBI Report on Russian Hacking was a Predictable Failure

Wikileaks Threatened Litigation Against CNN

WikiLeaks Issues Ultimatum to CNN — Air 1-hour Exposé on Plot to Defame Assange — Or Be Sued

Maintenance Trumps Innovation – https://aeon.co/essays/innovation-is-overvalued-maintenance-often-matters-more

Ethnicity & Making Class Divisive – http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/12/the-invention-of-the-white-working-class.html