8.16.2016 Naked Links

FROM MONDAY

A Call for a Vaccine Moratorium

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/why-should-there-be-a-moratorium-on-vaccines.html

The Thing‘s Iconic Expression of Cold War Consternation & Paranoia

http://21stcenturywire.com/2016/08/15/cold-war-cold-fear-analysis-of-john-carpenters-the-thing/

India, a Nation of the Poor But Not For the Poor

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/15/a-country-of-poor-people-but-not-for-poor-people/

Common Goods Contra Public Goods: Why?

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/15/why-distinguish-common-goods-from-public-goods/

Clinton’s Assumption of Nixon’s ‘Southern Strategy’

http://portside.org/2016-08-15/can-hillary-clinton-end-southern-strategy-forever

The Ideological Basis for Sanctifying the Underground Railroad

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/08/22/the-perilous-lure-of-the-underground-railroad

CC BY-SA by Dina Regine

Jimmy Page’s Copyright Testimony, Re ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Litigation

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/read-jimmy-pages-testimony-at-led-zeppelin-stairway-trial-w434064

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/jimmy-pages-testimony-at-led-zeppelin-stairway-trial-pt-2-w434347

Questioning the Utility of History?

http://chronicle.com/article/Who-Needs-Historians-/237415

An Amazing Documentary About Shenzhen

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SGJ5cZnoodY&curator=MediaREDEF

Russia Baiting, an Historical Construct

https://theintercept.com/2016/08/08/dems-tactic-of-accusing-adversaries-of-kremlin-ties-and-russia-sympathies-has-long-history-in-us/

Hillary Rodham’s Commencement Speech @ Wellesley

http://www.wellesley.edu/events/commencement/archives/1969commencement/studentspeech

Gary Johnson = Bernie Sanders Antithesis

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/15/why-sanders-supporters-cannot-back-gary-johnson-his-libertarianism-is-antithetical-to-the-senators-democratic-socialism/

The Threat of a Criminal Ruling Class

http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=f6eb78f457b7b82887b643445&id=7d7bb8d112&e=798f08cf09   

A Dark Money Review Essay

http://tfthinkspeak.blogspot.com/2016/08/dark-money-jane-mayer-review.html

A Predicted G.O.P. Collapse

http://coreyrobin.com/2016/08/15/donald-trump-is-the-least-of-the-gops-problems/

A Review Essay on the Partition of India

http://lithub.com/reading-the-partition-of-india/

A Menstrual Moment’s Reflections

https://psmag.com/a-brief-history-of-menstrual-blood-myths-21a6785662b6#.egfvfst77

Dangerous Exports: U.S. Police State Protocols

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37226-incarceration-nations-on-the-dangers-of-exporting-us-prison-systems

Systematic Police Extortion Rackets

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/the-link-between-money-and-aggressive-policing

Improved Voting Rights As a Basis for Police Reform

http://www.citylab.com/crime/2016/08/how-the-voting-rights-act-could-be-a-path-to-police-reform/495572/

Police-State Oversight of Schools

http://hechingerreport.org/bullied-by-the-badge/

Entrapment Police State Methods

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/fbi-operative-betrayed-indicted-terror-charge.html

Commemorating Lost Black Lives

https://medium.com/@e_olsen/birthday-thoughts-about-the-deaths-of-black-men-and-women-at-the-hands-of-police-e203c64e3df2#.6b77267pg

The Facts: Disengaged White Workers

https://theintercept.com/2016/08/10/the-great-white-hype-no-one-is-energizing-the-white-working-class-not-even-donald-trump/

The water tower in Detroit where Antonio Cosme and William Lucka allegedly painted “Free the Water” (screenshot via travis_from_cincinnati on Instagram)

Prison for Political Graffiti in Detroit

http://hyperallergic.com/316946/two-detroit-artists-face-up-to-four-years-in-prison-for-political-graffiti/

A Radical Look @ ISIS Origins

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/created-isis-enemy-revealing-question-de-masks-empires-facade-good.html

Hillary’s Direct Role in ISIS Formation & Growth

https://www.propublica.org/article/as-isis-brewed-in-iraq-state-department-cut-its-eyes-and-ears-on-the-ground

A Thorough Briefing on the Military Industrial Complex’s Origins
http://www.globalresearch.ca/americas-humanitarian-war-against-the-world/5539814

Intervention Is Worse Than Dictatorship, Real & Imagined

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/15/why-intervention-is-worse-than-dictatorship/

Assassination As SOP

http://www.globalresearch.ca/political-assassinations-the-new-normal-trend-weapon-of-the-global-elites/5540953

A Call to End First Use of Nukes

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/15/opinion/end-the-first-use-policy-for-nuclear-weapons.html

Hinckley Point’s Conflicted Parameters

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/602170/huge-british-nuclear-project-becomes-a-diplomatic-flash-point/

Mediated Corporate Views of Youth Mental Health

http://www.editorandpublisher.com/feature/networked-news-organizations-band-together-to-shed-light-on-youth-mental-health/

‘Accurate’ Stereotypes & Fascist Justification

https://aeon.co/essays/truth-lies-and-stereotypes-when-scientists-ignore-evidence

How Scientific ‘Collaboration’ Works Now

http://chronicle.com/article/The-Changing-Face-of/237451

Technocratic Loathing for Deliberative Democracy

https://www.technocracy.news/index.php/2016/08/14/technocrats-dont-appreciate-democratic-deliberation/
http://www.dandc.eu/en/blog/technocrats-dont-appreciate-democratic-deliberation

A Primordial Need to Party

http://nymag.com/scienceofus/2016/08/the-primordial-reason-people-need-to-party.html

A New Film That Contextualizes Social Media

https://theconversation.com/nerve-a-flawed-but-insightful-film-about-the-perils-of-social-media-63688

Advancing Local News Potential As Corporate Outlets Wane

http://www.poynter.org/2016/as-legacy-news-organizations-cut-back-local-sites-are-cropping-up-to-fill-the-void/426361/

The Stupid Vomitus of Eternal Happiness

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/15/permanent-happiness-is-a-myth-why-you-should-not-want-to-always-be-happy_partner/

California’s Initiative & Referendum Laboratory, With a Corporate Twist

http://thehill.com/homenews/news/291479-californias-2016-ballot-sex-drugs-guns-death

U.S. War Crimes, &/Or ‘Normalization of Deviance’

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/08/15/us-war-crimes-or-normalized-deviance/

Possibly the First Modern ‘Whistleblower’ Prosecution

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/08/the-leak-prosecution-that-lost-the-space-race/495659/

Official Theft With Impunity

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/08/how-police-use-a-legal-grey-area-to-rob-suspects-of-their-belongings/495740/

More Monstrosity for the Just-Desserts Manifesto

http://wakingtimesmedia.com/america-wanted-eradicate-u-s-military-weaponizing-zika-mosquito/

Inflicting Pain & Trauma on Infants

http://www.wakingtimes.com/2016/08/15/infants-deeply-traumatized-by-common-medical-procedures/