8.25.2016 Nearly Naked Links

university college classroom education teachFROM WEDNESDAY’S FILES

‘Openness’ Does Not = Tolerance

https://aeon.co/ideas/liberal-academics-are-open-but-are-they-truly-tolerant

American Democracy’s Useful Fictions

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/democracy_in_america_is_a_useful_fiction_20100124

Fantasies of Capitalism Without Growth

https://theconversation.com/time-for-degrowth-to-save-the-planet-we-must-shrink-the-economy-64195

Brexit’s Backlash Lessons

https://www.socialeurope.eu/2016/08/lesson-brexit-much-market-little-state-invites-backlash/

A Medical Journal’s Approbation for Grad Student Unions

https://www.statnews.com/2016/08/23/labor-board-graduate-students-union-decision/

Monopoly Financial Machinations Against German Greens

https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/62510   

‘Brainjacking’s’ Cyber-Security Threat

https://theconversation.com/brainjacking-a-new-cyber-security-threat-64315

A Graphic Novel of Woody’s Dust-Bowl Experiences

http://hyperallergic.com/288372/a-graphic-novel-chronicles-woody-guthries-dust-bowl-years/

A ‘Beat’ Bubble Percolates in Paris

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/28/arts/design/beat-generation-pompidou-center-paris.html

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Remembering That ‘Conspiracy Theory’ Aspersions Were CIA Tools

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/24/the-term-conspiracy-theory-was-invented-by-the-cia-in-order-to-prevent-disbelief-of-official-government-stories/

Translated Visions & Meaning

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/on-self-translation/

On the Origins of Newsday

http://lithub.com/the-woman-who-launched-a-newspaper-during-wwii/

A Danish Subscription Business Model

http://blog.wan-ifra.org/2016/08/23/innovation-in-denmark-building-a-community-willing-to-pay-for-quality-journalism

Jill, the Greens, & the Challenges of ‘Lesser Evilism’

http://thebaffler.com/blog/spoiling-green-party-silverman

Gilded Age Relations Return

http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/08/back-to-the-future-lessons-on-inequality-labor-markets-and-conflict-from-the-gilded-age.html

Militarism, Warmongering, & Attendant Strategies

http://us11.campaign-archive2.com/?u=2cc48fb30f331d97157a65aa2&id=ed9c251692&e=2f8b22d4cf    

A New York Review of Books Monograph on Reactionary Thinking

http://www.nyrb.com/collections/new-york-review-books/products/the-shipwrecked-mind

Geographies of Inequality

http://www.newgeography.com/content/005367-geographies-inequality

Routine Rapine in Relation to Centrally Critical Water Commons

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/24/water-as-a-commons-only-fundamental-change-can-save-us/

"Vegetarian diet" by Scott Bauer, USDA ARS
“Vegetarian diet” by Scott Bauer, USDA ARS

Vegetarianism in Fin De Siecle Germany

https://jhiblog.org/2016/08/24/eating-for-others-the-nineteenth-century-vegetarian-movement-in-germany/

A Case for ‘Revolution’

http://www.opednews.com/articles/The-Case-for-Revolution-by-David-Glenn-Cox-America_Crime_Economy_Equality-160823-296.html

Howard Zinn on the Meaning of Radical History

http://www.historyisaweapon.com/defcon1/zinnwhatisradicalhistory.html

Post Truth Society

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/24/opinion/campaign-stops/the-age-of-post-truth-politics.html

Analyzing ‘Uncle Tomishness’ & ‘Moderation’

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/08/24/ajamu-baraka-uncle-tom-and-the-pathology-of-white-liberal-racism/

A Next-Door-Neighbor Star With a Nice, Handy Planet Only a 100 Years Away

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/25/science/earth-planet-proxima-centauri.html

Facial Surveillance on the Horizon

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/orwell-never-predicted-this-level-surveillance.html

Ubiquitous Suicide-Inducing ‘Medicines’

http://www.globalresearch.ca/brain-altering-drugs-the-drug-induced-suicide-of-robin-williams-two-years-later/5542304

Propagating Nuke-Expansion Propaganda

http://www.thedailybell.com/news-analysis/nuke-miniaturization-threat-emerges-conveniently-as-pentagon-seeks-1-trillion/

Libyan Crisis Intensifies

http://www.globalresearch.ca/washington-escalates-renewed-bombing-campaign-in-libya-us-intervention-in-africa-has-triggered-an-international-crisis/5542144

A Possible Planetary Adventure

http://www.newyorker.com/tech/annals-of-the-future-world/an-exoplanet-too-far

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Damian/cc/flickr

A Small Step Away From Fascist Prisons

http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/why-the-u-s-is-right-to-move-away-from-private-prisons

Fascist School Tasers Let Loose

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37338-set-to-stun

‘Rebranding’ the School of the Americas

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/27563-the-new-school-of-the-americas

A Brief Excerpt From a History of Anarchism

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37345-unruly-equality-a-brief-history-of-anarchism

Bubbles in Bond Land, Part Three

http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/bubbles-in-bond-land-a-central-bank-made-mania-part-3/

A Defense of the Clinton Foundation

http://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2016/8/24/once-again-the-media-gets-it-wrong-on-the-clinton-foundation.html

More Texas Women Dying As a Result of Family Planning Cutbacks

https://www.propublica.org/article/a-spike-in-rates-of-pregnancy-related-deaths-in-texas-spurs-soul-searching

Simple Scribe-Improvement Skills

http://www.poynter.org/2016/want-to-become-a-better-writer-follow-these-7-steps-and-look-for-new-tools-every-day/427458/

Justifying Comments

http://www.poynter.org/2016/the-case-for-keeping-comments/427354/

Gawker‘s ’07 Style Guide

http://www.thisisinsider.com/gawkercom-style-guide-from-2008-2016-8

The ‘Market’s’ Death for College Journalism

http://www.niemanlab.org/2016/08/business-realities-are-impacting-all-college-newspapers-but-what-happens-when-theyre-for-profit/

Youth Media Stratedy Via Africa

http://blog.wan-ifra.org/2016/08/18/want-advice-on-a-youth-media-strategy-turn-to-africa

How Latin Fact-Checkers Do Their Jobs

http://www.poynter.org/2016/how-are-latin-american-fact-checkers-paying-for-their-work-grants-events-services-and-crowdfunding/427327/

Financing Legal Pot

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37343-public-banks-could-break-the-impasse-over-marijuana-money

A Glen Beck Refusal to Reveal Sources

http://lawnewz.com/uncategorized/glenn-beck-defies-judges-order-wont-reveal-confidential-sources-in-boston-bombing-suit/

Nonprofits’ Exploitation of Their Employees

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/08/the-plight-of-the-overworked-nonprofit-employee/497081/

“The Origins of the Overclass”

http://www.huppi.com/kangaroo/L-overclass.html

A Bush Family & Fascism Portal

http://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=show_topic&forum=389&topic_id=872755

FARC-Colombia Deal Is Real

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/25/world/americas/colombia-farc-peace-deal.html

A Short History of Conspiracy Theory

http://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=show_topic&forum=104&topic_id=4086438

Brutal & Arrogant Impunity in Lawsuits Against Former Inmates

http://portside.org/2016-08-24/stop-suing-ex-prisoners-recover-room-and-board-costs

Sanders’ Group’s Plausible Cooptation

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/25/us/politics/bernie-sanders-our-revolution-group.html?_r=0

‘Normalized’ Displacement Via ‘Team Refugee’ Celebration

http://fpif.org/team-refugee-normalization-mass-displacement/

Hating Gawker As an Invitation to Breitbart, Gulp!

https://medium.com/@RyanHoliday/gawkers-era-is-over-thank-god-let-s-hope-breitbart-is-next-8b0fb63eab3#.ce5gyhj2i