8.30.16 Nearly Naked Links

TODAY’S NEARLY NAKED LINKS

FROM SUNDAY’S & MONDAY’S FILES

 

clipboard write teach journalismCIA’s Oversight of Gary Webb’s Destruction

https://theintercept.com/2014/09/25/managing-nightmare-cia-media-destruction-gary-webb/

Another Rampart‘s Retrospective

http://www.truthdig.com/arts_culture/item/warren_hinckle_remembering_the_godfather_of_gonzo_20160826

Ursala on the Power of Stoory

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/05/06/ursula-k-le-guin-freedom-oppression-storytelling/

Rationalizing Doctoral Irrationality

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/phd-students-irrational/

Harvard’s 75-Year Happiness Study

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/08/23/harvard-grant-study-robert-waldinger-ted/

Official Mandates for Toxic ‘Medicines’ for Chilcren

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/08/govt-exposed-forcing-foster-kids-even-toddlers-take-dangerous-psychotropic-drugs.html

An Assessment of ‘Microdosing’

http://www.wired.co.uk/article/lsd-microdosing-drugs-silicon-valley

The Decline of Monopoly Media’s Reliance on ‘Windowing’

http://redef.com/original/letting-it-go-the-end-of-windows-and-what-comes-next?curator=MediaREDEF

The Monkey Trial in Dayton, Tennessee, Circa 1925

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1925/07/11/dayton-tennessee

A ’47 Greenville Lynching & Its Juried Outcome of Impunity

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1947/06/14/opera-in-greenville

A North Korea News Analysis

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/08/18/who-is-kim-jong-un/

Lessons From Mexico in Hopes of a Commons

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/28/the-oxaca-commune-and-the-zapitastas-hope-from-the-margins/

Vietnam Was a War Crime

https://www.laprogressive.com/vietnam-war-crime/

An Arkansas Mother Sues DIA, CIA, FBI

http://www.courthousenews.com/2016/08/26/mom-sues-cia-fbi-for-info-on-sons-death.htm

Class & Justice on HBO

http://www.theroot.com/articles/culture/2016/08/the-night-of-illuminates-issues-of-class-and-the-justice-system/

Welfare Policy, Discrimination, Injustice

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/27/the-personal-responsibility-how-racism-has-shaped-welfare-policy-in-america-since-1935_partner/

A Stinging Rebuke of a Frederic Jameson Assessment

http://www.smirkingchimp.com/node/68702

Hillary’s Promise: Scuttle ‘Conspiracy Theory’ Portals

https://memoryholeblog.com/2016/08/28/hillary-clinton-promises-to-shut-down-conspiracy-theory-websites/

Deep Shit in Turkey Gets Deeper

http://www.juancole.com/2016/08/americas-pentagons-militias.html

Eviscerated Literacy in ‘New Brazil’

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Brazils-Unelected-President-Cuts-Successful-Literacy-Program-20160828-0002.html

OAS Calculus in Latin America

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/OAS-Head-Luis-Almagros-Dear-Friend-Leopoldo-Lopez-20160827-0014.html

Grad Students Are Workers

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37393-graduate-students-are-workers-the-decades-long-fight-for-graduate-unions-and-the-path-forward

fdr roosevelt WWIIDeconstructing FDR’s Mythos

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/37388-disrupting-the-myth-of-franklin-d-roosevelt-in-the-age-of-trump-sanders-and-clinton

The CIA’s Review of The Cultural Cold War

https://www.cia.gov/library/center-for-the-study-of-intelligence/csi-publications/csi-studies/studies/vol46no1/article08.html

Steinem’s Aggressive CIA Role

https://stuartjeannebramhall.com/2015/10/13/did-the-cia-use-gloria-steinem-to-subvert-the-feminist-movement/

An Indymedia Portland Portal on CIA’s Use of ‘Feminists’

http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2005/02/310075.shtml

The National Security Archive’s Complete Pentagon Papers Access Porthole

http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB359/

Beacon Press’ Overview of Its Pentagon Papers Project

http://www.beacon.org/assets/clientpages/pentagonpapers.aspx

Mental Models for One’s Cognitive Toolbox

https://www.farnamstreetblog.com/2014/11/charlie-munger-mental-models/

Ankara, Moscow, Tehran

https://www.rt.com/op-edge/357205-turkey-erdogan-russia-iran-isis/

Epidemic Veteran Suicides

http://whowhatwhy.org/2016/08/25/veteran-suicides-hidden-epidemic/

Felons’ Voting Rights Analysis

http://whowhatwhy.org/2016/08/27/preventing-ex-cons-voting-crime-democracy/

‘As-If’ Circularity Fails to Yield Understanding

http://evonomics.com/economists-stop-defending-milton-friedmans-pseudo-science/

Brazil’s Neoliberal Attacks on Women

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/07/brazil-government-rolling-women-rights-160704090348170.html

A Feminist FARC Commander’s Peace Interview

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/08/colombia-talking-peace-farc-commander-160809063317756.html

The Inquisition As a Study in Propaganda, Pro & Con

http://erenow.com/modern/the-spanish-inquisition-a-historical-revision/16.html

A Trenchant Critique of ‘Our Revolution’

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/08/29/pers-a29.html

Progressive Jews & Black Lives Matter

http://www.tikkun.org/nextgen/cherie-brown-on-black-lives-matters-platform-and-israel

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CC BY-NC by Inventorchris

Chicago’s ‘Strategic Policing’ Fascism

http://us3.campaign-archive2.com/?u=596570db20fc5a3632a4f0a2b&id=2baf429bd2&e=6e86f65c1f

The Fiery Cost of Giordano’s Commitment to Honesty

https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2000/02/brun-f16.html

Disinformation, ‘Counterdisinformation,’ & ‘Papers of Record’

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/29/world/europe/russia-sweden-disinformation.html

Working Class West Virginia’s Distrust of Ms. Hillary

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/29/us/politics/coal-country-is-wary-of-hillary-clintons-pledge-to-help.html

An Early Instance of Choosing Propaganda Over News

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/state-department-official-discusses-captive-populations

Ruben Salazar Overview & Demand

http://www.laobserved.com/visiting/2010/08/end_the_never-ending_mystery_o.php

Germany’s Resource ‘Enclosure’ Strategy

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/29/a-new-german-raw-materials-strategy-a-modern-enclosure-of-the-commons/

Inequality’s Massive Recent Upsurge in Europe

http://voxeu.org/article/greatest-reshuffle-individual-incomes-industrial-revolution

Imperial Profiteering, the Source of Warmongering

http://www.countercurrents.org/2016/08/29/us-wars-are-for-empire-not-for-profit/

Teeth Nonsense

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/30/upshot/surprisingly-little-evidence-for-the-usual-wisdom-about-teeth.html

The Upsurge in ‘Dominionism’

http://www.politicalresearch.org/2016/08/18/dominionism-rising-a-theocratic-movement-hiding-in-plain-sight/#sthash.CaQ86VZY.dpuf

Attacking Chomsky

http://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Chomsky-Puzzle-Piecing/237558

Interdisciplinarity’s Necessity

http://understandingsociety.blogspot.com/2016/08/interdisciplinary-discussions-in-mexico.html

Living Blues

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/keeping-blues-alive-180960128/?no-ist

doctor dr medical stethoscope‘Obamacare’ on the Brink

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/09/05/obamacare-and-aetnas-withdrawal

Journalism & Power in Ukraine

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/09/05/reforming-ukraine-after-maidan

New Scoops in Sanders’ DNC Suit

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2016/08/department-of-homeland-security-has-surprise-for-bernie-supporters-at-dnc-lawsuit-hearing/

Stiglitz’s Views on Europe: Reform or Divorce

http://portside.org/2016-08-29/reform-or-divorce-europe

Spinoza’s Ethical Relevance

https://aeon.co/essays/at-a-time-of-zealotry-spinoza-matters-more-than-ever

Hillary’s Proclivities to Establish a Ruling Class Enclave

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/it_takes_a_ruling-class_village_to_staff_the_white_house_20160828

Reactionary Protofascist Revisionism in Argentina

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/aug/29/argentina-denial-dirty-war-genocide-mauricio-macri

Masking Privileged Profiteering With Cosmic Grooviness

http://www.alternet.org/economy/beware-zen-entrepreneur-they-may-be-hyped-hustlers-picking-pockets-hapless-consumers-purpose

Cindy on Hillary’s Drumbeat for Carnage

http://www.salon.com/2016/08/29/cindy-sheehan-on-khizr-khan-clintons-hawkishness-and-why-she-votes-third-party/

The Piltdown Hoax’s Seductive Appeal

http://blogs.loc.gov/folklife/2016/08/folklore-piltdown-man-hoax/

Dating & Sex & Life

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/28/fashion/sex-dating-books-single-women.html

Huff-Po’s Push for a Female Secretary General

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/neil-morisetti-/new-un-s-g-must-realize-that-climate-change-threatens-our-world_b_11746060.html

Head Start’s Impact

https://psmag.com/what-are-the-long-term-effects-of-head-start-628d552071de#.frttdth5k

An Appalachian Deconstruction Reviewed

https://bothsidesofthetable.com/a-must-read-book-for-the-educated-class-4c2d05af29e6#.oo4s3zb6f

Globalized War & Economic Meltdown

http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-globalization-of-war-and-the-global-economic-crisis-is-there-a-relationship/5426499

Social Anarchists & the Welfare State

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/37399-anarchists-and-the-rise-of-the-welfare-state

Dixie Colleges Under Pressure

http://hechingerreport.org/new-north-south-divide-public-higher-education/

The Coming Shitstorm in the Levant

http://www.globalresearch.ca/us-nato-turkey-invasion-of-northern-syria-cia-failed-turkey-coup-lays-groundwork-for-broader-middle-east-war/5542921

The Quote Investigator on a Free Press

http://quoteinvestigator.com/2015/05/21/free-press/

Creative Commons/DonkeyHotey.
Creative Commons/DonkeyHotey.

Bubbling Student Loans

http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/federal-student-loan-mess-is-worse-that-government-pretends/

Central Banks’ Obeisance to FANG Follies

http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/the-apotheosis-of-bubble-finance-part-1/

Fukushima’s Newest Fantastical Machinations

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/30/science/fukushima-daiichi-nuclear-plant-cleanup-ice-wall.html

A Wild Copyright Yarn Re Uncle Tom’s Cabin

http://utc.iath.virginia.edu/interpret/exhibits/winship/winship.html

Welfare ‘Reform’s’ ReDemoPubliCratiCan Roots

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/08/29/punishing-poor-welfare-reform-and-its-democratic-apologists

A Universal Basic Income Backer’s Au Courant Analysis

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/08/29/overwhelming-evidence-guaranteed-income-will-work

The Demographics of the Demise of Fox News As We Know It

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/08/the-twilight-of-fox-news/497684/

What the Requisites Are For American Liberation

http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/08/29/can-americans-overthrow-the-evil-that-rules-them-paul-craig-roberts/

A Class Analysis of Current Necessity

http://www.firstofthemonth.org/the-origin-of-the-species/

A Relevant & Thorough Leo Szilard Portal

http://www.dannen.com/szilard.html

Spartacus on Mockingbird

http://spartacus-educational.com/JFKmockingbird.htm

Cord Meyer, Plutocratic Mockingbird ‘Asset’

http://spartacus-educational.com/JFKmeyerC.htm

Luciano, Lansky, the OSS & ‘Operation Underworld’

http://www.thehistoryreader.com/modern-history/lucky-luciano-wwiis-operation-husky/

A Spymaster Donovan Review

http://articles.latimes.com/2011/feb/23/entertainment/la-et-rutten-20110223

Anti-Communist ‘Civil Defense Spots’

https://propagandacritic.wordpress.com/2014/09/23/anti-communist-propaganda-in-pop-music/

A 1950’s Relationship Propaganda Film: ‘Going Steady’

https://propagandacritic.wordpress.com/2014/12/19/going-steady-with-coronet-films/

The CIA’s Nazi Spies

http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB146/