8.05.2016 Naked Links

By Allan Ajifo
By Allan Ajifo

FROM THURSDAY

An Artificial Intelligence Revolution Primer

http://waitbutwhy.com/2015/01/artificial-intelligence-revolution-1.html

Religion, Revolution, Reaction, Liberation

http://newramblerreview.com/book-reviews/philosophy/revolution-and-liberation

Althusser’s “Contradiction & Overdetermination”

https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/althusser/1962/overdetermination.htm

A Century Old View of Palestine From Britannica’s Eleventh Edition

http://www.danielpipes.org/blog/2016/07/11th-encyclopaedia-britannica-who-is-palestinian

Propagating Depression Propaganda & Profit

http://wakingtimesmedia.com/big-pharma-doesnt-want-know-dopamine-serotonin-imbalances-within-brain/

An Ant & Peacock Review

https://www.nytimes.com/books/98/12/06/specials/cronin-ant.html

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An Arguable Substantial ‘Victory’ in the Electoral Realm

http://portside.org/2016-08-04/pramila-jayapal-just-scored-one-biggest-progressive-victories-2016

The Requisite for Formal ‘Expediters’ in Brazil’s Bureaucracy

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/08/brazil-bureaucracy-despachantes/494426/

A Summary About the Saudis & 9/11

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45242.htm

Culture’s Impact on Psyche & Consciousness

https://www.edge.org/conversation/dan_sperber-an-epidemiology-of-representations

A State-of-the-Art Explication of Evolution

https://www.edge.org/conversation/ernst_mayr-what-evolution-is

A Retort to Morons Who ‘Obsess’ About ‘Black-on-Black Crime’

http://www.theroot.com/articles/culture/2016/08/open-letter-to-white-people-who-are-obsessed-with-black-on-black-crime/

moneyA Useful New Investigative Tool for Finding Out About NGO Funding

https://www.publicintegrity.org/2016/08/03/20027/new-search-tool-traces-sources-dark-money

Citibank & Others Have Derivative Exposure That Approximates Global GDP

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2016/08/bailed-out-citigroup-is-going-full-throttle-into-derivatives-that-blew-up-aig/

Diane Ackerman on Deep Play, From BrainPickings

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/08/04/diane-ackerman-deep-play/

A Putin Straw-Man Propaganda Strategy

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/04/the-propaganda-war-with-putin/

Deconstructing Drug Culture By Centering on Corporate Agendas

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/04/rave-on-music-ecstasy-and-the-real-tragedy-of-corporate-drugs/

Short Story Magic

http://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/mavis-gallants-magic-tricks

Israel Is Cozying Up to Al Nusra

http://www.mintpressnews.com/israel-accepts-billions-from-the-us-but-maintains-ties-with-al-nusra/219124/

NewsBud Takes on NBC Over Turkey Coup Lies

http://www.mintpressnews.com/crowdfunded-indie-news-site-newsbud-takes-nbc-turkey-coup-propaganda/219131/

A CounterCurrents Trio on the Commons

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/04/seeing-wetiko/

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/04/efficiency-and-the-commons/

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/04/the-economy-of-wastefulness-the-biology-of-the-commons/

code binary computer geek horizontalThe National Endowment for the Humanities’ ‘Data Challenge’ Winners

http://blogs.loc.gov/digitalpreservation/2016/08/the-neh-chronicling-america-challenge-using-big-data-to-ask-big-questions/

Hayek’s Ideological Poison

http://evonomics.com/the-road-to-ideology-how-friedrich-hayek-became-a-monster/

Delineating Slave Narratives

https://newrepublic.com/article/135708/colson-whiteheads-fantastic-voyage

A Liberal’s Complaint About Contemporary Electoral Catastrophe

http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/176172/tomgram%3A_andrew_bacevich%2C_pseudo-election_2016/#more

Leaks & Spies: Noticing One Without Supporting the Other

http://www.cjr.org/opinion/dnc_email_wikileaks_scandal_russia.php

A Lyrical Interview With a Korean Translator

http://www.wordswithoutborders.org/dispatches/article/a-language-is-a-window-an-interview-with-krys-lee-jessie-chaffee

A New Journal Start-up Checklist

http://www.wordswithoutborders.org/dispatches/article/a-language-is-a-window-an-interview-with-krys-lee-jessie-chaffee

The Hammer of Libel

http://www.cjr.org/analysis/rolling_stone_uva_rape_report_lawsuit.php

Ruling Class Splits & Outbursts of ‘Terror’

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/04/fissures-in-the-empire-paul-craig-roberts/

A Socialist Critique of the Green Party Platform & Process

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/04/gree-a04.html

A Commentary on the Social Meaning of Comic-Con

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/04/comi-a04.html

A Bizarre Narrative of World War One Insanity, Absurdity, Necessity

https://medium.com/@PaulBarach/the-tragedy-of-fritz-haber-the-monster-who-fed-the-world-ec19a9834f74#.jcziee492

A Rational View of Microbes

https://aeon.co/essays/there-is-no-such-thing-as-a-good-or-a-bad-microbe

Eisenhower’s ‘Domino’ Warning, Sixty-Three Years Ago

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/eisenhower-warns-of-ominous-situation-in-asia

A Liberal Technical Response to Varoufakis

https://www.socialeurope.eu/2016/08/nation-state-welfare-state-dead-critique-varoufakis/

An Especially Apt Portal to “The Emperor’s New Clothes”

https://ia801403.us.archive.org/13/items/storiesfromhansa17860gut/17860-h/17860-h.htm#THE_EMPERORS_NEW_CLOTHES

Monopoly Media, ‘Embedded’ With Al Qaeda

http://21stcenturywire.com/2016/08/04/syria-cnn-normalizes-suicide-bombers-and-embeds-reporters-with-isis-and-al-qaeda/

A Made to Order & Cataclysmic Libyan Fiasco

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/thought-nato-liberated-libya-2011.html

A Sign of the Times: Investors Flood Turkey

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/04/business/dealbook/a-coup-terrorists-and-inflation-yet-investors-rush-to-turkey.html