8.18.16 Naked Links

russia church religion orthodox st petersburgFROM WEDNESDAY

Insanely Warmongering Against Russia

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45294.htm  

A Saker Analysis of Russian Options

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45295.htm

Chinese Claims & Prospects of War

https://dispatchesfromtheedgeblog.wordpress.com/2016/08/17/dangerous-seas-china-and-the-u-s/

A Kock Brothers War on Any Light on Dark Money

http://www.commondreams.org/news/2016/08/17/koch-brothers-waging-war-against-local-effort-expose-dark-money

An August 27th Conference Call That Concerns Restraining Academic Freedom

https://memoryholeblog.com/2016/08/17/academic-freedom-conference-ii-are-there-limits-to-inquiry/

An Overview of Catro’s Significance

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/15/fidel-castro-90-revolutionary-years/

A Necessary, Sobering Look: A Cuban Feminist, Replete With Critique & Complexity

http://translatingcuba.com/the-suicide-of-haydee-santamaria-tania-diaz-castro/

A Melba Hernandez, Heroine-of-the-Revolution, Obituary

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/melba-hernandez-a-heroine-of-the-cuban-revolution-dies-at-92/2014/03/10/0ddfb196-a874-11e3-8599-ce7295b6851c_story.html

community eat dinnerAssessing New Community Models

http://www.wakingtimes.com/2016/08/17/private-cities-freedom-cells-free-communities-solution-hegemony/

Federal Prison for a Gram of Pot ‘on the Res’ in a Legal Weed State

http://wakingtimesmedia.com/native-american-teen-facing-federal-prison-one-gram-weed-state-legal/

The Black ‘Establishment’s’ Blank Check to HRC

http://inthesetimes.com/article/19361/the-black-establishments-blank-check-for-hillary

Playing With Fire, or Worse, in Crimea

http://rogerannis.com/western-media-changes-subject-latest-ukrainian-sabotage-crimea/

SOP Rationale for Excusing Corporate Criminals

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/08/why-arent-any-bankers-in-prison-for-causing-the-financial-crisis/496232/

Fighting California’s ‘Protective’ Seizure of Kids

https://read.atavist.com/a-family-matter

Unsafe Safety in ‘Safe Spaces’

http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/08/finding-the-line-between-safe-space-and-segregation/496289/

V.S. Naipaul’s Nobel Lecture

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/2001/naipaul-lecture-e.html

Herta Muller’s Nobel Speech

https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/2009/muller-lecture_en.html

An ‘Establishment’ Literary Genius, Lionized

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/08/22/joy-williams-refractory-brilliance

Uncovering the Ubiquity of Legal Lynching

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/08/22/bryan-stevenson-and-the-legacy-of-lynching

Notes on the Turkish Nukes Issue

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/incirlik-air-base-nukes.html

http://www.stimson.org/content/us-nuclear-weapons-turkey-risk-seizure-terrorists-hostile-forces

walking walk shadow psychology indecision doubt introspective critic existential doubtHow Consciousness Includes the Noncomputable

https://www.edge.org/conversation/roger_penrose-chapter-14-consciousness-involves-noncomputable-ingredients

Steven Pinker’s Perspectives on the ‘Organs of Computation’

https://www.edge.org/conversation/steven_pinker-organs-of-computation

Gaia’s Toughness

https://www.edge.org/conversation/lynn_margulis-chapter-7-gaia-is-a-tough-bitch

Iceland’s Pirate Party Advances

http://www.mintpressnews.com/icelands-far-left-pirate-party-heads-towards-major-election-victory/219546/

Manuel Miranda’s Puerto Rico POV Deconstructed

http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-humanitarian-crisis-in-puerto-rico-the-voice-of-playwright-lin-manuel-miranda/5541236

Paul Craig Roberts on Thanatos

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/17/will-human-evil-destroy-life-on-earth-paul-craig-roberts/

Capital’s Ever-Strengthening Death Wish

http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-hatred-of-life-the-world-system-which-is-threatening-all-of-us/5541269

An Observant Pre-Computer Hacker’s Coup

https://priceonomics.com/the-man-who-got-no-whammies/

Private Profiteering Off Publicly Developed Drugs

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/37255-end-price-gouging-on-drugs-developed-with-public-dollars

Chomsky on Militarism & Geopolitics Now

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37242-global-struggles-for-dominance-noam-chomsky-on-isis-nato-and-russia

Soldiers on Food Stamps

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37259-us-soldiers-are-relying-on-millions-of-dollars-in-food-stamps-to-survive

Technology & the Commons

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/17/technology-and-the-commons/

A Little-Known, Upper Crust, Female Russian Literary Genius

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/teffi-rediscovery-one-russias-greatest-writers/

A War Dogs Review Essay

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/16/bros-in-the-heart-of-darkness-jonah-hill-and-miles-tellers-war-dogs-is-a-scathing-indictment-of-dick-cheneys-america/

White Supremacy’s Upsurge

https://psmag.com/signaling-white-supremacy-and-provoking-racist-backlash-8302a16ef330#.b9iqj4lll

A Pentagon View of Erdogan Post Coup

http://warontherocks.com/2016/08/dynasty-or-collapse-erdogans-choice-and-what-comes-next-for-turkey/

A Ukraine War Amazing Music Story

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/17/scor-a17.html

German Corporate Media Warmongering

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/17/krie-a17.html

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An Overview of Artificial Intelligence’s Linguistic Dilemmas

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/602094/ais-language-problem/

Nostalgia Traps

https://aeon.co/essays/nostalgia-exerts-a-strong-allure-and-extracts-a-steep-price

How Work Can Lead to Suicide

https://theconversation.com/how-work-can-lead-to-suicide-in-a-globalised-economy-62847

A Finland ‘Educational Miracle’ Portal

http://jonathanpelto.com/2016/08/17/miracle-called-finlands-public-schools/

SOP Scientific Hotshots’ Predictions

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/20-big-questions-about-the-future-of-humanity/

Milwaukee Riots’ Systemic Roots

http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/08/milwaukee-riots-round-up-of-systemic-causes.html

The Fed Is Lost At Sea

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/18/upshot/the-fed-is-searching-for-a-new-framework-new-minutes-show-it-doesnt-have-one-yet.html