3.06.2017 Nearly Naked Links

From Friday’s and Saturday’s Files

The Obama’s Cash-Out

Obama Starts To Cash In

Devos’ Christian Alma Mater – https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/03/at-betsy-devoss-alma-mater-a-history-of-fierce-debate/518205/?utm_source=nl-atlantic-daily-030117

A Death of Expertise Review Essay –

Book Review: “The Death of Expertise” by Tom Nichols

Cash’s Utility – https://aeon.co/essays/if-plastic-replaces-cash-much-that-is-good-will-be-lost

An Up & Coming Podcast Moment

Why live podcasts are becoming a big deal this year

Perspectives on Inequality and Reaction – 

Economist Mark Blyth Delves Into Rising Inequality — & Populism — Around The World

Houston Shift on Privatization – 

After a Twenty Year Campaign, Aramark and Privatization Shown the Door in Houston

Bureaucracy’s Historical Meaning – 

Forms of Bureaucracy

Illusory Consciousness? – 

Is Consciousness an Illusion?

 

Yale’s History, and Ours

Yale: The History We Can’t Erase

AI’s Impact on Work

Work and social policy in the age of artificial intelligence

BIS States the Obvious – http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/03/bank-international-settlements-paper-confirms-high-levels-household-debt-hurt-growth.html

The Nucleus of the Modern Nuclear Project – http://understandingsociety.blogspot.com/2017/02/discovering-nucleus.html

Westworld Terrors, Among Others – https://theconversation.com/why-science-fiction-set-in-the-near-future-is-so-terrifying-73474

Oppression of Mexicans Circa 1930 – http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/39652-decade-of-betrayal-how-the-us-expelled-more-than-a-half-million-us-citizens-to-mexico-in-the-1930s

Women’s History in Archives 

Women’s History in the Archives

 

Anti Home Rule Preemption – http://portside.org/2017-02-28/other-right-wing-tidal-wave-sweeping-america-federal-and-state-preemption-local

Possible Major Ruling Class Splits

Is the State Department Being Intentionally Gutted?

CIA’s Peddling of ‘Fake News’ – http://www.globalresearch.ca/cia-main-peddler-of-fake-news-newly-declassified-documents/5577160

Disallowing Nuclear War – http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/165229

Dossier Spy a CIA Stooge – https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/fbi-once-planned-to-pay-former-british-spy-who-authored-controversial-trump-dossier/2017/02/28/896ab470-facc-11e6-9845-576c69081518_story.html

Increasing Military Madness – http://www.globalresearch.ca/historic-increase-of-us-military-budget-trump-boosts-most-wasteful-department-reduces-all-others/5577174

AI, Big Data, Death of Democracy – https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/will-democracy-survive-big-data-and-artificial-intelligence/

Uber and ‘Transit’ at Odds? – https://www.citylab.com/commute/2017/02/uber-lyft-transportation-network-companies-effect-on-transit-ridership-new-york-city/517932/

Nuclear ‘Safety’ + High Cost

How Nuclear Safety Undermines Nuclear Economics

Why DU in Syria?

Why Did the US Use Depleted Uranium Weapons in Syria?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DOD’s DU Duplicity – https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/checkpoint/wp/2017/02/16/the-pentagon-said-it-wouldnt-use-depleted-uranium-rounds-against-isis-months-later-it-did-5265-times/