11.23.2016 Nearly Naked Links

 

From Tuesday’s Files

Journalism Layoffs Worse Than Ever

Why journalism layoff season could be worse in an election year

Military Alliance’s Crises As Reflection

The Coming Crisis of America’s Military Alliances

Snopes’ Fake News Deconstruction – https://backchannel.com/according-to-snopes-fake-news-is-not-the-problem-4ca4852b1ff0#.lt8jrtuzw

State Department RT Fight

A Revealing Fight with Russia’s RT at the State Department

 

Fake Science For Fake Convictions – https://psmag.com/thousands-of-potentially-wrongful-convictions-and-years-of-delayed-action-ec58b5c641ad#.nwqtkppxm

Turning Human Waste Into Fertilizer – https://psmag.com/liquid-gold-why-flushing-a-toilet-is-a-colossal-waste-fe656731956f#.j0znnlfcc

Liberalism Antithetical to Knowledge – http://www.chronicle.com/article/What-Liberal-Academics-Don-t/238428

Non-Elites All ‘Deplorables’ – http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/we_are_all_deplorables_20161120

How Weaponized Algorithms Threaten Us – https://www.newamerica.org/weekly/edition-138/alien-algorithms/

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From Today’s Files

Tony Mazzocchi, Labor Party, Trump – http://nonsite.org/editorial/mazzocchi-and-the-moment

A Disquisition on Commanding Robot Armies – http://idlewords.com/talks/robot_armies.htm

Forward Together As Model

North Carolina’s anti-trans bathroom law may cost the governor his job

NPR & Trump – http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/38476-normalizing-the-abnormal-npr-begins-its-whitewashing-of-breitbart-s-racism

Organized Crime’s Takeover of Capital – http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/features/is-the-american-mafia-on-the-rise-w451888

America’s Imperial Evolution – https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/how-america-harnessed-its-resources-to-forge-a-new-kind-of-empire/2016/11/22/21d09582-a4ff-11e6-8fc0-7be8f848c492_story.html

A Jack London Profile

Astral Travels with Jack London

Examining Class in Trump’s Context

Hope Against Despondency: Interpreting Class Post-Trump

Robert Reich’s Call – http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/features/robert-reichs-8-point-plan-for-a-new-democratic-party-w451713

CDC Insiders’ Reporting Corruption – http://www.ecowatch.com/cdc-corruption-robert-kennedy-jr-2096438139.html

Congressional Report on Vaccine Biases – http://www.vaccineinfo.net/issues/conflictofinterest/conflicts_of_interest.shtml

Differentiation Humans Among Animals – https://www.edge.org/conversation/laurie_r_santos-glitches

Facebook Metrics Developments – https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20161116/11583136061/facebook-finds-more-broken-metrics-metrics-industry-rejoices.shtml

Oppressing Indians With ‘Schooling’ – https://psmag.com/the-miseducation-of-frank-waln-7dab72e1bb26#.2avwli9ot

Elana Ferana Snoop Interview – http://www.thenationalbookreview.com/features/2016/11/16/qa-the-reporter-who-may-have-unmasked-elena-ferrante-i-have-no-regrets

Israel’s Celebration of American Anti-Semitism – https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/why-israeli-leaders-are-welcoming-rise-anti-semitism-us

Billionaire Fights in the Press – http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/22/magazine/billionaires-vs-the-press-in-the-era-of-trump.html

Harming Homeowners With Debt-Fueled Speculation –http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/11/michael-hudson-how-debt-driven-home-price-increases-shafted-homeowners.html

Bureau of Prisons’ Visit to CIA Torture Chamber  – http://www.cbsnews.com/news/bureau-of-prisons-officials-visited-cia-salt-pit-dungeon/

A Salvadoran Media Light – http://www.cjr.org/special_report/el_faro_el_salvador.php

Politics Behind Indian Demonetization – https://theconversation.com/indias-crackdown-on-cash-corruption-is-really-all-about-politics-68701

Billionaire Attacks on Renewables – http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/21/business/with-a-meeting-trump-renewed-a-british-wind-farm-fight.html

Globalization Under Attack, Supposedly

Globalisation’s Last Gasp

Campus Free Speech At Risk – https://theconversation.com/free-speech-is-at-grave-risk-on-university-campuses-68262