9.07.2016 Nearly Naked Links

FROM THE LAST WEEK’S & YESTERDAY’S FILES

Another ‘Safe Space’ Conversation

http://www.chronicle.com/article/A-Different-Kind-of-Safe-Space/237625

Using Shakespeare to Claim One’s Own Education

http://www.chronicle.com/article/How-to-Think-Like-Shakespeare/237593

las vegas americana advertising vulgar ‘Entertainment’ Attacks on ‘Culture’

http://lithub.com/mario-vargas-llosa-how-global-entertainment-killed-culture/

Unfairly Ripping Rap

https://psmag.com/rap-music-remains-uniquely-threatening-6a2ed61e1676#.gj1vwuxic

DOE, Star Trek, Tron

http://www.spyculture.com/dept-energy-records-filming-tron-star-trek/

Vonnegut’s Advice, Re Survival

http://www.alternet.org/books/kurt-vonneguts-call-humanity-save-planet-four-decades-ago-just-timely-ever

Another Take on Kurt’s If This Isn’t Nice, What Is?

https://www.brainpickings.org/2014/04/17/if-this-isnt-nice-what-is-kurt-vonnegut-commencement/

Backing Free Speech ‘Safe Spaces’ on Campus

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/brown-university-president-safe-spaces-dont-threaten-freedom-of-expression-they-protect-it/2016/09/05/6201870e-736a-11e6-8149-b8d05321db62_story.html

A Student News Outlet’s Eruption of Views From ‘Safe Spaces’ Debate

http://www.cjr.org/united_states_project/safe_space_university_of_chicago.php

Pentagon’s Inherent Disposition to Fraudulence

http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/176182/tomgram%3A_nick_turse%2C_what_the_u.s._military_doesn%27t_know_%28and_neither_do_you%29/#more

Killer Robots That Could Elicit Extinction

https://www.technocracy.news/index.php/2016/09/05/pentagon-chiefs-fear-killer-robots-could-potentially-wipe-out-humanity/
http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/rise-machines-pentagon-chiefs-say-8772439

palestine israelProgressive Pro-Israel Stances Now Nearly Impossible on Campus

http://mondoweiss.net/2016/09/theres-progressive-israel/

Israel’s Black Ops Against BDS

https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/israel-using-black-ops-against-bds-says-veteran-analyst

Capital’s Alleged Heterogeneity

http://understandingsociety.blogspot.com/2016/09/capitalism-as-heterogeneous-set-of.html

Improv As Corporate Fetish

http://thebaffler.com/salvos/improv-da

Witchery & Ideology of the Moment

http://thebaffler.com/salvos/madam-prescient-jessa-crispin

The Origins of Revolutionary Colombia

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/09/02/the-farc-did-not-come-about-by-accident/

A Trip Down the Columbia As a Metaphor for Life

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/09/02/down-the-atomic-river/

A New Yorker Backgammon Short Story

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/09/05/a-gentlemans-game-by-jonathan-lethem

Old Stories Find New Life Via Social Media

https://medium.com/severe-contest/a-deep-dive-into-the-deep-archive-27a4933e9039#.uo2m8argi

A Creepy Nuclear Death Sentence Polish Anthill

http://arstechnica.com/science/2016/09/bizarre-ant-colony-discovered-in-an-abandoned-polish-nuclear-weapons-bunker/

The FBI’s International Spy Museum Documents

http://www.spyculture.com/fbi-documents-on-the-international-spy-museum/

Jacobin on Chilcot

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2016/08/chilcot-report-iraq-war-blair-cameron-wmd

Exceptionalist Imperial Warmongering & Death

https://www.laprogressive.com/american-exceptionalism-creates-great-suffering/

Hiroshima’s Congo Linkage

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37494-the-link-between-uranium-from-the-congo-and-hiroshima-a-story-of-twin-tragedies

Hitler & Mussolini - public domain
Hitler & Mussolini – public domain

America’s Original Love Affair With Fascists

http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2016/08/18/when-we-loved-mussolini/

Slavery’s Early Capital Linchpin

http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2016/09/the-slave-power-slave-credit-slave-labor.html

An Evolutionary Economics Overview

http://evonomics.com/darwinian-revolution-economics/

‘Leftist’ Hawks

http://21stcenturywire.com/2016/09/05/exposed-the-anti-anti-war-left-as-an-obstacle-to-peace-and-advocate-for-war/

Veterans For Peace Oppose the Syrian Conflict

http://21stcenturywire.com/2016/09/06/stop-the-war-in-syria-dont-be-fooled-by-propaganda-veterans-for-peace/

God Addiction

https://psmag.com/the-god-drug-when-religion-becomes-an-addiction-2b031792a43a#.lbviebwne

Victorious Intolerance

https://medium.com/@nntaleb/the-most-intolerant-wins-the-dictatorship-of-the-small-minority-3f1f83ce4e15#.5cnqa8vx6

Pathology, Inc.; American Reality

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article45407.htm

By Allan Ajifo
By Allan Ajifo

Abandoned Intellectuals

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/the_intellectuals_we_abandon_20160904

To-Do Lists’ Imprimatur

https://www.fastcompany.com/3063392/your-most-productive-self/how-writing-to-do-lists-helps-your-brain-even-when-you-dont-comple

Friendship & the Evolution of Language

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/08/30/eudora-welty-norton-book-of-friendship/

A Critical Analysis of Duterte & D.C.

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2016/09/05/phil-s05.html

Little to No Reportage About an Organizing South

https://psmag.com/the-south-is-organizing-and-theres-no-one-to-cover-it-b7bbe92a0862#.cth8fqlu9

Radioactive Ethnocentrism

http://portside.org/2016-09-05/toxic-legacy-racism-and-nuclear-waste-very-much-still-us-los-alamos

A G-20 Update

https://theconversation.com/what-the-g20-is-doing-and-why-it-matters-64639

ReDemoPubliCratiCan Warmongering

https://www.laprogressive.com/clinton-trump-war-policy/

Cuba & Russia

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Russia-Should-Study-the-Life-of-Fidel-Castro-Govt-20160906-0001.html

SOP Immigration Research

http://journalistsresource.org/studies/government/immigration/mexico-immigration-economy-crime-research

John Whitehead on the Function of 9/11

http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=f6eb78f457b7b82887b643445&id=ddfda8fed5&e=798f08cf09

Early Israeli History

http://newramblerreview.com/book-reviews/history/the-past-is-a-foreign-country

‘Established’ Analysis of Unions & Inequality

http://journalistsresource.org/studies/economics/inequality/labor-unions-income-pay-inequality-research

solidarityCivil Rights & Communism

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Black-and-Red-Communists-in-the-Early-Civil-Rights-Fight-20160905-0021.html

Killing Panthers

http://www.redwedgemagazine.com/online-issue/theecon

Another For-Profit College Collapse

https://thinkprogress.org/embattled-for-profit-college-chain-with-40-000-students-is-shutting-down-71611cd6ade1

Glyphosate & Vaccinations

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/09/another-vaccine-bombshell-glyphosate-think-monsantos-roundup-confirmed-in-most-vaccines.html

War on Kratom

http://www.mintpressnews.com/amid-opioid-overdose-epidemic-dea-wants-ban-popular-plant-based-treatment-addiction/220088/

An ISIS Leader’s U.S. Military Training

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/09/isis-new-top-military-commander-trained-u-s-blackwater-state-department.html

ITT Shutdown Fraud & the Eviscerated ‘Commons’

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/09/05/the-itt-fraud-for-profit-education-and-the-crisis-of-the-commons/

Plot Allegations, Bizarre & Horrifying, About MLK’s Assassination

http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-plot-to-kill-martin-luther-king-survived-shooting-was-murdered-in-hospital-an-interview-with-william-pepper/5544005

American & Israeli Denial

http://forward.com/opinion/348959/america-and-israel-share-a-weird-political-pathology-its-called-denial/

Profiteering & Prisoners

http://www.newyorker.com/business/currency/making-profits-on-the-captive-prison-market

Creating Teenage Drug Contract HItmen

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/09/12/wolf-boys-two-american-teenagers-and-mexicos-most-dangerous-drug-cartel

Glass Steagall House of Horrors

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2016/09/database-reveals-u-s-as-financial-house-of-horrors-since-repeal-of-glass-steagall-act/

A Debate on Israeli Fundamentalism

http://bostonreview.net/forum/avishai-margalit-assaf-sharon-confronting-religious-revivalism

Plutocracy’s Legal Venue of Choice

https://www.propublica.org/podcast/item/inside-an-international-court-of-money-and-mystery

Fractured America

http://pndblog.typepad.com/pndblog/2016/09/review-the-fractured-republic-renewing-americas-social-contract-in-the-age-of-individualism.html

Examining Texas’ Slave Labor Police State

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37470-unpaid-labor-in-texas-prisons-is-modern-day-slavery

Corporate Suppression of Community Initiative

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/37466-corporate-suppression-of-direct-democracy-fuels-fight-for-community-rights

Screwing Poor & Brown Students

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37498-after-hundreds-of-school-closures-black-families-are-still-waiting-for-justice

Combining Documentary & Investigative Work

http://www.poynter.org/2016/how-a-documentary-filmmaker-and-an-investigative-reporter-teamed-up-in-tennessee/428299/

A Gringo Plague of Moral Idiocy

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/09/06/america-and-plague-moral-idiocy

What ‘Buffer Zones’ Indicate About Turkey’s Syrian Incursion

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/09/turkey-calls-for-buffer-zone-in-syria-as-military-seizes-territory-called-for-by-brookings-msm.html

Bursting Auto-Loan Bubbles

http://www.activistpost.com/2016/09/one-trillion-dollar-consumer-auto-loan-bubble-beginning-burst.html

Bridging ‘Laissez Faire’ & Socialism

http://www.newgeography.com/content/005379-the-bridge-laissez-faire-socialism

A Tikkun Jill Stein Interview

http://www.tikkun.org/nextgen/interview-with-jill-stein-green-party-candidate-for-u-s-president

Public Defender Implosions

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/sep/07/public-defender-us-criminal-justice-system

Deception, Distraction, Downright Lies From ‘Papers of Record’

http://mondoweiss.net/2016/09/purported-article-escalation/

Measuring the Cost of Publishing

https://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2016/09/07/how-much-does-publishing-cost/