3.03.2017 Nearly Naked Links

From Thursday’s Files

Feminists & Childbirth, Circa 1914 – http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/twilight-sleep-childbirth-1910s-feminists

Robeson’s Guidance Now – https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/feb/20/paul-robesons-songs-and-deeds-shine-a-light-for-the-fight-against-trump

A Marxist Historiographical Debate

Dobb–Sweezy Debate

Steinbeck Nobel Speech Essay

See John Steinbeck Deliver His Apocalyptic Nobel Prize Speech (1962)

Twinkies’ Role in Wealth Creation – http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/10/business/dealbook/how-the-twinkie-made-the-super-rich-even-richer.html

Austin’s Uber Spin – http://www.curbed.com/2016/12/7/13828514/uber-lyft-ride-austin-rideshare-get-me?curator=MediaREDEF

‘Racial Politics’ Deconstruction – http://www.newgeography.com/content/005475-the-future-racial-politics

‘Grand Strategy’ Among ‘Leaders’ Now

A New American Grand Strategy: By General Jim Mattis

World War Two’s CIA Origins

The Spooky Side of World War II: Antony Beevor’s Review Of Max Hastings Masterpiece

Stimulating Intelligence, & Ideology, Electrically – https://aeon.co/essays/would-dabbling-in-cranial-stimulation-make-me-smarter

Delving Identity, Ethics, Psyche – https://aeon.co/essays/moral-character-is-the-foundation-of-a-sense-of-personal-identity

A Grassroots, Anti-Nuke Economist’s Obituary – http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListRead/an_economist_with_an_abiding_commitment_to_making_the_world_better/

Interesting, If P.B., Perspectives on Bogus Economic ‘Expertise’

Economist Julie Nelson Says Much of Economics is a Sham Science

American Life Expectancy’s Decline, Deconstructed – http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/12/09/life-d09.html

Contra-CIA-Cocaine Cover-Up Retrospective – https://consortiumnews.com/2016/12/09/big-medias-contra-cocaine-cover-up/

Deconstructing Infrastructure in Globalized Context – http://mrzine.monthlyreview.org/2016/patnaik081216.html

Florida’s Water & Nuclear Waste – http://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/fpl-wants-to-store-radioactive-waste-under-our-drinking-water-supply-8971822

Destroying the World, Accidentally Or By Design – http://thebulletin.org/who-would-destroy-world10253

Making Mass Murder Mundanely Simple – https://psmag.com/when-war-becomes-an-easy-decision-3561bc596fac#.jp3735w0v

Lawsuits Against Official Document Overcharging – https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20161208/00343136224/lawsuit-against-courts-massively-overcharging-documents-moves-forward.shtml

Deducing Meaning from Reasoning

Basic Reasoning and Reading

Working Class Fight Back? – http://portside.org/2016-12-10/donald-trump-bullying-unions-he-picked-wrong-fight

Illusory America

America – The Great Illusion

Backgammon’s Resurgence: the King of Games and the Game of Kings – https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-09/backgammon-is-having-a-resurgence-how-to-play-best-luxury-sets