12.27.2016 Nearly Naked Links

From Sunday’s and Monday’s Files

A Boko Haram Backgrounder – http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/specialseries/2016/11/boko-haram-rise-nigeria-armed-group-161101145500150.html

Overdose Deaths’ Doublings, Drug War’s ‘Achievement’

Drug War Fail: Govt’s Own Study Shows Fatal Overdoses Have Doubled Over 15 Years

Fidel’s Ineffable Comradeship – http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Comandante-Fidel-Combatant-to-the-End-20161126-0013.html

Hibernation As a Space Reality

Deep Space Hibernation Is Possible & Technique Could Be Ready For Man’s First Trip To Mars

Susan Sontag on Words’ Conscience

The Conscience of Words: Susan Sontag on the Wisdom of Literature, the Danger of Opinions, and the Writer’s Task

Loneliness & Sources of Totalitarianism

Hannah Arendt on Loneliness as the Common Ground for Terror and How Tyrannical Regimes Use Isolation as a Weapon of Oppression

Kissinger, Putin, Trump, Reality – http://www.politico.com/story/2016/12/trump-kissinger-russia-putin-232925

Retirement Inequalities, ‘A Modest Proposal’ – http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/164711

The U.N.s Latest Israel Resolution – http://portside.org/2016-12-24/full-text-unsc-resolution-approved-dec-23-demanding-israel-stop-all-settlement-activity

Color Discrimination & Disfranchisement –https://theintercept.com/2016/12/22/a-quarter-of-floridas-black-citizens-cant-vote-a-new-referendum-could-change-that/

Trump’s Promise: Worsen Workers’ Woes – https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/trump-economy-hurts-workers-by-joseph-e–stiglitz-2016-12

Deconstructing Intellectualism, Public & Otherwise – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/thinking-public-private-intellectuals-time-public/

Profanity’s Primacy – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/on-shit-profanity-as-weltanschauung/

A Bucky Fuller Paradigm – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/life-verb-applying-buckminster-fuller-21st-century/

Nabokov & Race – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/was-lolita-about-race-vladimir-nabokov-on-race-in-the-united-states/

Narrative Nonfiction Protocols – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/michael-lewis-narrative-nonfiction-formula/

Academic Style Issues – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/the-future-of-academic-style-why-citations-still-matter-in-the-age-of-google/

Deconstructing Digital Humanities – https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/neoliberal-tools-archives-political-history-digital-humanities/#

War on the Homeless – http://www.activistpost.com/2016/12/america-unofficially-declared-war-homeless.html

Obama’s Establishment Commitment to Megadeath Includes Space – http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-12-24/while-blaming-trump-arms-race-obama-signs-momentous-star-wars-ii-defense-bill

One Dimensional Man – https://www.marxists.org/ebooks/marcuse/one-dimensional-man.htm

Adorno on Capitalism & ‘Industrial Society’ – https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/adorno/1968/late-capitalism.htm