8.08.2016 Naked Links

FROM THE WEEKEND

Capitalism’s Invisible Army

http://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=view_all&address=389×5205337

cropped-media-papers-newspaper.jpgMedia Cover-Ups & Self-Censorship

http://exiledonline.com/a-brief-history-of-media-cover-ups-self-censorship-reviewing-family-of-secrets/

A Family of Secrets Summary Blog

http://halbower.blogspot.com/2009/02/family-of-secrets-by-russ-baker.html

Summarizing Sociological Insight

http://www.ianwelsh.net/sociological-insight-by-randall-collins/

Another Dead Hillary/DNC Opponent, Ah Well

https://memoryholeblog.com/2016/08/05/process-attorney-in-dnc-fraud-lawsuit-found-dead/

Suppressing Du Bois As a Central Element in Marginalizing Black Intellectuals

http://whowhatwhy.org/2016/08/04/black-minds-matter-review-book-major-black-scholar/

moneyMarkets’ Paradoxical Impacts on Psyche & Society

http://evonomics.com/do-markets-make-us-fair-trusting-joseph-henrich/

Texas’ Promotion of Secret Government

http://www.mintpressnews.com/texas-supreme-court-creates-monstrous-loophole-government-secrets/219181/

The Sources of Chaos: Presumption & Plutocracy

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45252.htm

Duterte’s Extortionate Protection Racket

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2016/07/superpowers-court-rodrigo-duterte-160730120958897.html

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Overlooked History: Customer Service Call Centers

http://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-history-of-the-call-center-explains-how-customer-service-got-so-annoying

HRC’s Politics of Fear & Triangulation

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Clinton-Brings-Back-Triangulation-and-the-Politics-of-Fear–20160806-0022.html

An Exploration of Aaron Swartz’s ‘Dark Side’

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Clinton-Brings-Back-Triangulation-and-the-Politics-of-Fear–20160806-0022.html

Kudos for Black Lives Matter’s Policy Turn

http://inthesetimes.com/working/entry/19348/a_radical_plan_for_an_economy_that_makes_black_lives_matter

A Resuscitated Interview With a Firebrand Autoworker

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/08/30/autoworkers-under-the-gun/

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Orwell’s Advice About English Explication

http://www.spiked-online.com/review_of_books/article/self-orwell-and-the-english-language/15774

Hiroshima As a Crime Against Humanity

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/hiroshima-71-years-ago-today-us-govt-carried-out-worst-terrorist-act-in-history.html

Hiroshima As the Future Unless We Dig Deeper

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/06/why-the-modern-nuclear-project-will-persist-at-least-until-we-focus-action-on-why-it-is-persisting/

Think Tanks As Co-opted Entities

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/08/us/politics/think-tanks-research-and-corporate-lobbying.html

Jill Stein’s Green Party Nomination Acceptance Speech

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/08/us/politics/think-tanks-research-and-corporate-lobbying.html

Israeli Lobby Clashes With Black Lives Matter

https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/rania-khalek/black-activists-slam-israel-lobby-attack-movement-black-lives

A Centuries Old Turkish Sect in the Crossfire of an Aborted Coup

http://forward.com/news/world/346996/turkey-cracks-down-and-an-ancient-messianic-sect-burrows-deep/

Gerrymandered Betrayals

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/08/18/american-democracy-betrayed/

Patty Hearst’s Benchmark Moment

http://www.truthdig.com/arts_culture/item/american_heiress_20160806

Police State Preparations & Planning

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/earth-insight/2014/jun/12/pentagon-mass-civil-breakdown

Police State Protocols Mean Never Charging the Police

https://www.buzzfeed.com/albertsamaha/how-an-albuquerque-da-took-on-her-own-police-department-and

Lynching & ‘American Greatness’

https://www.buzzfeed.com/albertsamaha/how-an-albuquerque-da-took-on-her-own-police-department-and

Mixed-‘Race’ Reflections on Black & White

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/beyond-blackness-and-whiteness-activists-of-mixed-race-speak-out/

Hiroshima-Nagasaki & American Mythos

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/07/hiroshima-nagasaki-and-u-s-mythology/

Recreational Math As Fertilizer for Clever Thinking

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/12/opinion/the-importance-of-recreational-math.html

Neil Gaiman’s Rationale for Reading

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/08/03/neil-gaiman-view-from-the-cheap-seats-reading/

Accurate Mental Models As Sine Qua Non of Useful Thinking

https://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2016/08/mental-models-world-do-work-for-you/

Implications of Different Sources of Motivation

https://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2016/08/daniel-pink-two-types-of-motivation/

How Humility Fosters Insight

https://www.bigquestionsonline.com/2012/12/10/how-might-intellectual-humility-lead-scientific-insight/

Humility’s Power Over Confidence

https://aeon.co/ideas/overvaluing-confidence-we-ve-forgotten-the-power-of-humility

A New Economic Model As a Necessity

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37102-the-21st-century-doesn-t-need-a-new-deal-it-needs-a-new-economic-model

Screwing Workers, Maintaining Profits

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37094-rethinking-recovery-poverty-chains-and-global-capitalism

College Students Fight Sexual Assault Police State

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/colleges-go-to-court-over-sexual-assault

Appointing Cutback-King Governor As a Public Defender

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/colleges-go-to-court-over-sexual-assault

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“Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant” by Photorush – Own work.

Hanford Attacks on Whistleblowers

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/05/whistleblower-retaliation-alive-and-well-at-hanford/

The Historical Risks of ‘Looking While Black’

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/the-power-of-looking-from-emmett-till-to-philando-castile

Battle of Algiers As Counterinsurgency Training Film

http://www.spyculture.com/pentagon-use-battle-algiers-training-film/

James Baldwin’s Many Public ‘Heirs’

http://inthesetimes.com/article/19343/james-baldwins-many-heirs-the-fire-this-time-racism-police

Early Office of Strategic Services Coup With Congo Uranium

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/08/06/how-us-spies-secured-the-hiroshima-uranium/

A Prediction: Hiroshima’s Reckoning Is Still to Come

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/05/hiroshima-the-crime-that-keeps-on-paying-but-beware-the-reckoning/

Calling for a ‘Council of Historical Advisers’

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/09/dont-know-much-about-history/492746/

The Origins of the ‘Consciousness Problem’

https://aeon.co/essays/how-and-why-exactly-did-consciousness-become-a-problem

Genes Represent Life ‘at the Quantum Edge’

https://aeon.co/essays/quantum-weirdness-is-everywhere-in-the-living-world

Another Chronicle of Nuclear Bane

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/06/hiroshima-and-nuclear-power-the-truth-of-the-matter/

Decrying Nagasaki ‘Experimentation’

http://www.juancole.com/2016/08/nagasaki-world-experiment.html

Germany’s Shifting Views on BDS

https://electronicintifada.net/content/bds-game-changer-germany/17581

Covering Up Jobs Crisis

http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/08/wolf-richter-why-this-job-market-is-still-terrible-the-politically-incorrect-numbers-everyone-is-hushing-up.html

Stinging Setbacks for the A.N.C. in South Africa

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/aug/04/south-africans-deliver-stinging-rebuke-to-anc

A Corporate Perspective on Pending Electoral Crack-Up

http://www.aei.org/publication/the-coming-electoral-crack-up/

Corporate Pharmaceuticals, Profits, Addiction, Death

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/06/phrm-a06.html

Executing Innocence

http://www.truthdig.com/eartotheground/item/should_a_man_who_did_not_commit_murder_be_put_to_death_by_the_state_2016080

A Black Lives Matter Methodology for Improving Education

http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/08/the-ambitious-education-plan-of-the-black-lives-matter-movement/494711/

A German Take on English Nukes

http://energytransition.de/2016/08/nuclear-weapons-and-nuclear-power-in-the-uk/

Britain on the Cusp of Disaster At Hinckley Point

http://realfeed-intariffs.blogspot.com/2016/07/so-now-hinkley-disaster-will-be-blamed.html

Love & Terror & Profit & Plunder

http://www.redwedgemagazine.com/online-issue/ann1

Arguing for ‘Socialism for Bankrupt Nukes’

http://thebulletin.org/%E2%80%9Cmarket-failure%E2%80%9D-and-nuclear-power9703

John Pilger’s Planned Documentary About War With China

http://johnpilger.com/articles/the-coming-war-between-america-and-china-the-new-documentary-project-from-john-pilger

Fighting for a Right to Repair

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/fight-right-repair-180959764/?no-ist

Cuba’s Call For Ending Sanctions

http://en.granma.cu/cuba/2016-07-20/the-blockade-is-an-outdated-policy-and-must-end

Empire’s Hypocrisy Express

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/08/05/hypocrisy-silent-strategy-western-democracy

RT‘s Reality-Based Coverage of Chicago Police Murder

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/08/05/hypocrisy-silent-strategy-western-democracy

A Class-War Battle at the Front Lines of Intellectual Property

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37111-the-100-000-per-year-pill-how-us-health-agencies-choose-pharma-over-patients

A Racialist View of Class That Actually Disproves the Existence of Race

https://www.propublica.org/article/white-trash-the-original-underclass

Big Money Versus Black Lives Matter

https://www.facingsouth.org/2016/08/big-money-vs-black-lives-movement-connects-money-politics-racial-justice

Employment Actuality Instead of Assumptions

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2016/08/a-realistic-look-at-julys-nonfarm-payroll-data/

Tim Kaine’s Cash Cow

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37123-following-the-money-behind-tim-kaine

A North Carolina Judiciary Race & Its Corruption by Cashola

https://www.facingsouth.org/2016/07/lawyers-pour-money-nc-supreme-court-race-raising-conflict-interest-concerns

Delineating the Importance of the Battle for Aleppo

http://www.globalresearch.ca/syrian-endgame-the-battle-for-aleppo-and-plan-c/5539631

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How World Bank Policy Favors Fascist Death Squads

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/New-World-Bank-Policies-Imperil-Environment-and-Land-Defenders–20160804-0001.html

A Grassroots Disarmament Demand

http://www.eastbaytimes.com/opinion/ci_30208042/commentary-must-demand-that-that-nuclear-armed-states

The C.I.A.’s Hillary Endorsement

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/05/opinion/campaign-stops/i-ran-the-cia-now-im-endorsing-hillary-clinton.html

English Assistance to Israeli Atomic Program

http://www.mintpressnews.com/uk-government-loses-file-involvement-helping-israel-amass-nukes/219185/

Rewriting Economic Rules Is Necessary Now

http://evonomics.com/rewrite-the-rules-invisible-hand/

After Astonishing Losses, Bailing Out the Nuclear Fool Cycle

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2016/08/04/3803499/nuclear-power-bail-out/

England’s Ecocidal Tridents

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/05/uk-parliament-endorses-terracidal-nuclear-terrorism/

Recent Documents Bolster the Long Suspected CIA Role in Murder

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/recently-found-document-suggests-cia-murdered-former-u-n-head.html

NATO Summit’s Public-Relations Lessons

http://valdaiclub.com/news/lessons-of-the-nato-summit-in-warsaw/

More Evidence of a B.L.M. & Jewish Split

http://forward.com/news/346828/jewish-allies-condemn-black-lives-matters-apartheid-platform/

A.I. Weapons on the Horizon & Questions of Provenance

http://thebulletin.org/who%E2%80%99ll-want-artificially-intelligent-weapons-isis-democracies-or-autocracies9692

All Aboard the Armageddon Express

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/05/behold-a-pale-horse-and-its-riders-name-was-death-paul-craig-roberts/

Immigration’s Actual Social Impacts

http://www.newgeography.com/content/005345-america-without-immigration-2015-50

Digital Humanities Revelations

https://psmag.com/computers-in-the-english-class-b9bd52979a76#.y9114il3l

Intellectual Freakishness

http://thesmartset.com/intellectuals-are-freaks/

Inductive Reasoning About Complexity, Statistics, Society

http://understandingsociety.blogspot.com/2016/08/inductive-reasoning-and-philosophy-of.html

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Outside Control of Brains on the Way

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3722558/Hackers-inside-BRAIN-Experts-warn-growing-threat-monitoring-controlling-neural-signals.html

How Journalism Played a Role in ‘Intelligence’ & Censorship

https://theconversation.com/dispatches-from-red-square-reporting-russias-revolutions-then-and-now-63370

Property’s & Profit’s Mutual Death Sentence for Local News

https://theconversation.com/regional-newspapers-are-starving-to-death-but-can-local-journalism-survive-63471

A Template for Slaughter: All Quiet on the Western Front

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/05/rema-a05.html

A Review Essay of John Rawls’ Views on Social Justice

http://bostonreview.net/us/beyond-welfare-state

A Now Long-Past Call for a Universal Basic Income

http://bostonreview.net/forum/ubi-van-parijs