8.22.2016 Naked Links

FROM THE WEEKEND

An Anti-Lynching Law’s Cruel Farce

http://bostonreview.net/us/christopher-lebron-california-horror-lynch-law-its-latest-phase

Snowden’s Views on the N.S.A. Leak

https://theintercept.com/2016/08/19/the-nsa-was-hacked-snowden-documents-confirm/

Mother Jones & Sustainable Investigative Methods

http://mashable.com/2016/08/19/mother-jones-investigative-journalism-model/

A Penetrating Assessment of Turkey Just Now

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/19/turkey-let-us-not-celebrate-yet/

Old Schools, ‘Old Boys,’ & Hegemony

https://www.1843magazine.com/features/eton-and-the-making-of-a-modern-elite

Monetary Experiments of the Rich & Powerful & Clueless

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/lord-rothschild-reveals-world-currently-witnessing-greatest-monetary-policy-experiment-history.html

Linus Pauling’s Peace Prize Presentation

http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1962/pauling-lecture.html

An Historical View of the Commons

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/19/the-commons-a-historical-concept-of-property-rights/

Lessons From an Open Access Success

https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20160818/17303835279/getty-museums-lessons-learned-opening-up-content.shtml

Homeland Security’s ‘Wasteful’ Protocols

https://www.propublica.org/article/wasting-billions-on-homeland-security-projects-that-dont-make-us-safer

A Pitch From Canada For Jill

http://rogerannis.com/marc-lamont-hill-real-progressives-jill-stein-now-choice/

Meaning & a Poet’s Personal Life

http://bostonreview.net/poetry/heather-treseler-elizabeth-bishop-foster-letters

Sex Assault Charges Undermine TOR

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/19/appe-a19.html  

A Head Transplant?

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/09/the-audacious-plan-to-save-this-mans-life-by-transplanting-his-head/492755/

A Mexican Death Squad News Analysis

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/19/world/americas/-mexico-human-rights-police-killings.html

An Israeli Historical Overview in Regard to Palestinian Issues

http://thomas-l-are.blogspot.com/2016/08/a-look-at-yesterday.html

A Busting Banksters Series, Part One

http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/busting-the-banksters-the-case-for-super-glass-steagall-part-1/

England As a Wind Leader

https://theconversation.com/britain-is-only-just-beginning-to-exploit-its-vast-resources-of-offshore-wind-64134

Socializing the Most Toxic Fool Cycle

https://theconversation.com/compete-or-suckle-should-troubled-nuclear-reactors-be-subsidized-62069

Giving Away Public Spectrum

https://priceonomics.com/the-spectrum-auction-how-economists-saved-the-day/

More Fuel for the Nuclear Death Cycle

http://thebulletin.org/will-south-korea-go-nuclear9778#.V7IYEFGvX8c.twitter

The Illusory Nature of ‘Freedom’

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/the_illusion_of_freedom_20151227

LSD & Language Ability

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/08/160818090035.htm

A Gawker Eulogy From Wa-Po

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/08/18/gawker-is-dead-an-appreciation/

War on Drugs Byproducts: Worse Drugs

http://www.alternet.org/drugs/how-war-drugs-makes-people-eat-other-peoples-faces-stabbing-them-death

Paul Craig Roberts on the Decline of ‘the Left’

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/19/what-became-of-the-left-paul-craig-roberts/

Trump & the Long History of Media Bias

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/08/19/trump-and-the-long-history-of-media-bias/

Patty Hearst Biopic Review Essay

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/18/patty-hearsts-america-what-american-heiress-gets-wrong-and-right-about-an-insane-time-and-place/

How Nuclear Power Plants Equal Waste Dumps

http://thebulletin.org/nuclear-power-plant-or-storage-dump-hot-radioactive-waste9775

The Long Arc of Police State Practice Against Blacks

https://aeon.co/ideas/us-law-has-long-seen-people-of-african-descent-as-fugitives

A Strike Against Prison Slavery

https://www.facingsouth.org/2016/08/institute-index-strike-heart-prison-industrial-complex

‘Liberal’ Loathing For Jill & Baraka

http://www.blackagendareport.com/Dems_attack_stein_and_baraka

Russian Levantine Coups Induce Gringo Grumpiness

https://www.rt.com/op-edge/356454-russia-isis-iran-us-airbase/

Wicked Waters Await China & America

http://fpif.org/china-u-s-approaching-dangerous-seas/

A New Sports Site & Its Cultural Happening

http://www.poynter.org/2016/a-few-months-in-the-undefeated-is-defining-itself-with-scoops-original-video-and-stories-off-the-national-news/426954/

Greenpeace on Nuclear Delusion

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/news/Blogs/makingwaves/nuclear-delusions/blog/35617/

Germany’s Turn Against Nukes

http://e360.yale.edu/feature/germanys_unlikely_champion_of_a_radical_green_energy_path/2401/

Fifty-Fifty Catastrophic Meltdown Risks Ahead

http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/10/nrc-whistleblowers-higher-risk-of-nuclear-melt-down-in-u-s-than-fukushima.html

A ‘Revival’ of a Proto-Fascist German Historian’s Revisionism

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/20/nolt-a20.html   

Deconstructing the True Nature of Choice

https://aeon.co/essays/if-you-can-t-choose-wisely-choose-randomly

The Natural Nuances of Multiple Masteries

https://aeon.co/essays/we-live-in-a-one-track-world-but-anyone-can-become-a-polymath

A Leon Trotsky Retrospective

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/20/pers-a20.html

A Working Class Woman’s Perspectives on the Characters of Elena Ferrante

http://www.vidaweb.org/14629-2/

Looking Back At the Father of Nationalism

http://21stcenturywire.com/2016/08/19/giuseppe-mazzini-and-the-religion-of-nationalism/

An Assessment of Black Science Fiction

https://medium.com/fireside-fiction-company/we-are-writing-the-future-2fcc55a29b55#.2s1v16izz

Bogus Drug War Manure Exposed

https://www.statnews.com/2016/08/15/medical-marijuana-study-staci-gruber/

http://www.alternet.org/drugs/your-brain-bad-media-coverage-five-dire-drug-headlines-just-today

How the Winds of War Waft Profitably Through the Boardroom

https://theintercept.com/2016/08/19/nato-weapons-industry/

Important Evidence to Process About Racial ‘Toleration’

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2016/08/19/people-say-they-approve-of-interracial-couples-but-studies-uncover-bias/

Joseph Stieglitz’s Predictions of Neoliberal Death Throes

http://www.businessinsider.com/joseph-stiglitz-says-neoliberalism-is-dead-2016-8

Charting Historical Living Standards

http://www.newgeography.com/content/005364-robert-gordons-notable-history-economics-and-living-standards

Trump’s Departed Manager & His Global Ties

http://fusion.net/story/328264/paul-manafort-trump-campaign-panama-papers-connection/

The Simple, Devastating Trick of ‘Western’ Propaganda

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/20/western-propaganda-so-simple-but-so-effective/

A Problematic ‘Global Jewish Conspiracy’

https://www.laprogressive.com/global-jewish-conspiracy/

A Gawker Correspondent’s Fond Farewell

https://www.laprogressive.com/global-jewish-conspiracy/

Reviewing Latin America Hip-Hop

http://www.trackrecord.net/features/articles/an-oral-history-of-latin-americans-in-hip-hop/1585

Parsing Larry Wilmore’s Departure

http://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/an-abrupt-farewell-to-the-nightly-show-with-larry-wilmore

Kissinger’s Sociopathic ‘Conscience,’ or the Lack Thereof

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/does-henry-kissinger-have-a-conscience

Proletarian Solidarity & Militancy in the ‘Global South’

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37275-working-class-militancy-in-the-global-south

Quranic Messages of Peace

http://www.juancole.com/2016/08/peace-quran-center.html

http://blogs.loc.gov/kluge/2016/08/the-idea-of-peace-in-the-quran/

The DEA’s Nazi Position on Pot

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/19/the-dea-judge-and-jury-on-marijuana/

‘New Economic Thinking’ From Kenya

http://evonomics.com/new-economic-thinking/

How & Why Student Web Access Matters

http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/03/the-schools-where-kids-cant-go-online/387589/

Inequality & the Internet

http://democracyjournal.org/magazine/37/inequality-and-the-internet/

An Operational Definition of Hegemony

http://www.hu.mtu.edu/~rlstrick/rsvtxt/hegemon1.html

A Marxist’s View of the Cultural Dance

http://www.drstevebest.org/TheCulturalTurnInMarxist.htm

A Review of Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children

http://www.shaheenhashmat.com/essays/rushdies-midnights-children-and-the-legacy-of-partition/

A Resource Portal for Black Reconstruction

http://www.webdubois.org/wdb-BlackReconst.html

Picketty’s Capital in the 21st Century, Chapter One

http://www.hup.harvard.edu/features/capital-in-the-twenty-first-century-introduction.html

David Harvey on Capital’s Crisis & How to View It

http://davidharvey.org/2010/08/the-enigma-of-capital-and-the-crisis-this-time/

Endless Crisis

http://monthlyreview.org/2012/05/01/the-endless-crisis/

A One Dimensional Man Deconstruction

https://www.dissentmagazine.org/article/refusing-marcuse-fifty-years-after-one-dimensional-man

A Philosophy of Social Science

http://www.iep.utm.edu/soc-sci/

Jeremy Corbyn’s ‘Truth Bomb’

http://www.thecanary.co/2016/08/19/corbyn-just-dropped-truth-bomb-warmongering-establishment-now-arms/

NATO’s Promulgation of Armageddon

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45320.htm

MKUltra Documents & Portals

http://all.net/journal/deception/MKULTRA/www.parascope.com/ds/mkultradocs.htm

CIA’s Longstanding Direct Manipulation of ‘News’

http://www.nytimes.com/2001/03/24/world/cia-had-ability-to-plant-bay-of-pigs-news-document-shows.html

Playing America Like a Wurlitzer: the CIA & Culture

http://www.democraticunderground.com/10027089863   

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2015/08/17/wur1-a17.html  

A Fierce Critique of ‘War on Drugs’ Imperial Plunder

http://www.namebase.net/news16.html

The ‘Mob’ & the U.S. War on Cuba

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2013/07/havana-nights-mobsters-and-the-american-war-on-cuba/

Cuba Before the Revolution

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/09/cuban-revolution-fidel-castro-casinos-batista/

A Migration Policy Data Portal

http://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/frequently-requested-statistics-immigrants-and-immigration-united-states

GMO Promises & Agricultural Realities

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/21/genetically-engineered-promises-farming-realities/

Three Days of the Condor & the CIA

http://www.spyculture.com/cia-three-days-condor/

Illicit Indian Reactor Experiments

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/21/illegal-reactor-experiments-at-the-koodankulam-nuclear-power-plant-india/

The American Empire of Lies

http://journal-neo.org/2016/08/20/modern-america-the-empire-of-lies-2/

It Can’t Happen Here Revisited

http://www.smirkingchimp.com/node/68619

A Syrian Boy Icon’s Photographer Has Terror Ties

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45325.htm

An American ISIS Origins Argument

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2016/08/roger-stone/isis-made-usa/

Further Plumbing the Anti-Assad Hoax

http://www.smirkingchimp.com/node/68618

Reckless, Lawless Targeting of Russians in Syria

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/08/20/a-lawless-plan-to-target-russians-in-syria/

Panicking Over Naked Women & the Origins of the Web

https://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2016/08/19/how-panics-about-naked-pictures-of-women-shaped-the-web-as-we-know-it/

The Social Relations of Youthful Female Sexuality

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/08/18/hot-sex-young-girls/

An Indigenous Mapuche Struggle in Argentina

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37309-argentina-s-mapuche-community-stands-up-to-benetton-in-struggle-for-ancestral-lands

A Libertarian Critique of the Fed’s Current Course

http://www.thedailybell.com/news-analysis/new-gov-analysis-shows-fed-policies-have-deepened-recession-for-majority/

Commemorating ‘Black August’

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Black-August-and-the-Unmasking-of-the-US-Police-State-20160818-0020.html

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Why-Black-August-Should-Be-Celebrated-Across-the-Americas-20160820-0009.html

A Po-Mo Lit-Crit-Shit Note

http://www.spiked-online.com/spiked-review/article/writing-after-modernism/18063

Global Citizenship After Brexit

http://www.spiked-online.com/spiked-review/article/what-is-a-citizen-brexit/18594

Torture, War, & Literature

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/no-blood-beauty-phil-metres-roy-scranton-torture-art-literature-empire/

Hannah’s Kisses

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/the-philosopher-and-her-kisses/

Breitbart’s ‘Anti-Semitism’

http://forward.com/news/348040/does-breitbart-news-peddle-anti-semitic-conspiracy-theories/

Patenting Existence As an Ultimate Fascist Foil

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/37307-life-itself-is-being-patented-privatized-and-radically-re-engineered

A Searing Satire of Police Murder

http://mrzine.monthlyreview.org/2016/day200816.html

An Au Courant Grassroots Organizing Summary

https://www.popularresistance.org/newsletter-nohoneymoon-create-a-presidency-of-protest/

The Soviet H-Bomb Breadbasket

http://www.nybooks.com/daily/2016/08/20/atomic-light-akademgorodok-laboratories-scientists/

Soldiers, Depicted, Before & After Afghanistan

https://memoryholeblog.com/2016/08/21/14-soldiers-photographed-before-during-and-after-war/

Ending Debtors’ Prisons

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/doj-deals-blow-debtors-prisons.html

A Basic Income Brief, With a Y-Combinator Sidebar

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/21/free-money-is-not-so-funny-anymore-confessions-of-a-former-skeptic-of-basic-income/

Death Threats As Standard for Palestine Monograph Author

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/21/when-i-published-my-book-about-palestine-i-learned-how-death-threats-and-abuse-became-normalized_partner/

Lenin on the Bolshevik Call for a “United States of Europe”

https://www.marxists.org/archive/lenin/works/1915/aug/23.htm

A Proclivity for Seeing Bias

http://evonomics.com/please-not-another-bias-the-problem-with-behavioral-economics/

An Explanation of How Economic Hit Men Continue to Function

http://evonomics.com/the-new-confessions-of-an-economic-hit-man-perkins-reality/

Paul Craig Roberts on Russia & Its Prospects

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/21/can-russia-survive-washingtons-challenge-paul-craig-roberts/