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Monopoly Media

http://links.vanityfair.mkt6202.com/servlet/MailView?ms=MTQwODIxNjES1&r=Mjc3NDM1MDU2MTY2S0&j=MTQ2MTU2NzQwMQS2&mt=1&rt=0

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/17/corporate-media-the-enemy-of-the-people/

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2018/08/u-s-medias-use-of-its-collective-voice-reveals-a-tragic-truth-about-america/

Nazi Press https://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007655

https://www.mintpressnews.com/mainstream-media-is-not-your-friend/248025/

https://www.editorandpublisher.com/columns/industry-insight-to-sustain-journalism-news-organizations-tweak-the-for-profit-model/

https://medium.com/searchencrypt/i-stopped-using-google-as-my-search-engine-heres-why-7a3a1b4fef81

Net Neutrality+

https://www.benton.org/blog/net-neutrality-courts-two-cases-two-courts-one-you-have-been-following-and-one-you-may-have

https://www.multichannel.com/news/mozilla-others-fcc-net-neutrality-reg-rollback-broke-law

CIA/NSA/Russiagate+

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/a-snapshot-of-the-internet-kill-switch-in-2018.html

Brennan dismissal http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/17/pers-a17.html

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/censorship-is-the-new-front-in-the-war-on-consciousness.html

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/twitter-memory-holes-antiwar-activist-caitlin-johnstone.html

https://foreignpolicy.com/2018/08/15/botched-cia-communications-system-helped-blow-cover-chinese-agents-intelligence/

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Why-Did-Facebook-Purge-TeleSUR-English-20180816-0016.html

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2018/08/telesur-english-facebook-censorship-news

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2018/08/l-reichard-white/the-deeper-meaning-of-julian-assange/

https://www.expressvpn.com/blog/5-bizarre-edward-snowden-tweets/

Brennan analysis http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/18/pers-a18.html

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/15/alex-jones-twitter-infowars-ban-free-speech/

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/15/nsa-sigint-curmudgeon-sidtoday/

https://thefreethoughtproject.com/65th-anniversary-iran-big-oil/

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/20/trum-a20.html

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/experts-say-eventually-everyone-will-get-a-microchip-implant.html

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

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/23/julian-assange-and-the-fate-of-journalism/

https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/08/23/the-brennan-rosenstein-mueller-comey-presstitute-witch-hunt/

Facebook Censorship http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/23/pers-a23.html

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/QAnon—A-Mouthy-Buddha-Project.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=Sql0kB4YSXc

Hastings & Brennan http://www.informationliberation.com/?id=58906

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-08-21/internet-buzzing-after-julian-assanges-mother-implicates-seth-rich-dnc-leak

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/50091.htm

http://www.moonofalabama.org/2018/08/facebook-kills-inauthentic-foreign-news-accounts-us-propaganda-stays-alive.html

US Election Meddling http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/50097.htm

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Woke-Jokes–How-Political-Correctness-Killed-Comedy.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=2QshfuNSlWg

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/social-media-censorship-here-are-the-deep-basics.html

https://fair.org/home/that-facebook-will-turn-to-censoring-the-left-isnt-a-worry-its-a-reality/

https://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/politics/item/29817-former-nsa-contractor-faces-longest-sentence-ever-under-espionage-act

russiagate

https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/a-deep-dive-into-the-deep-state-unpacking-the-summer-of-trump-conspiracy-theories-710953/

http://thehill.com/homenews/news/402387-jury-signals-it-needs-more-time-for-manafort-verdict

https://williamblum.org/aer/read/159

https://www.thekomisarscoop.com/2018/08/the-new-yorkers-fake-browder-story/

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67812/bbc-crimewatch-reconstruction-of-salisbury-poisonings-shelved-after-director-gives-up-and-considers.html

https://newrepublic.com/article/150646/young-trump-went-russia

https://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/what-if-russiagate-is-the-new-wmds/

http://www.nationalmemo.com/house-trump-house-putin-russian-mafia/

https://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/oligarchs-and-unexplained-wealth-london-s-rich-russians-1.3438072

https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/08/18/the-cia-owns-the-us-and-european-media/

thehill.com/homenews/news/402837-manafort-jury-asks-what-happens-if-they-cant-come-to-conclusion-on-a-count

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/21/us/politics/russia-cyber-hack.html

https://action.dccc.org/petition/condemn-trump-interference?sc=lr_an_2018.08.21_condemn-trump-interference

https://www.rt.com/op-ed/436390-media-bias-lies-livingstone/

https://www.globalresearch.ca/sanctions-sanctions-sanctions-the-final-demise-of-dollar-hegemony/5651018

https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/08/23/the-brennan-rosenstein-mueller-comey-presstitute-witch-hunt/

https://www.thenation.com/article/what-the-brennan-affair-really-reveals/

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/21/technology/facebook-political-influence-midterms.html

http://www.moonofalabama.org/2018/08/microsoft-promotes-russia-scare-to-gain-insider-access-to-campaign-information.html

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/20/the-road-to-disaster/

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/402125-manafort-guilty

Grassroots Media & Culture+

www.spiked-online.com/newsite/article/aretha-franklin-voice-of-freedom/21716

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/04/04/aretha-franklins-american-soul

https://portside.org/2018-08-16/aretha-franklin-used-her-voice-deliver-music-tor-social-justice

https://theconversation.com/aretha-franklin-sublime-soul-diva-whose-voice-inspired-the-civil-rights-movement-101531

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/17/the-aretha-dialogue/

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/18/aret-a18.html

https://hyperallergic.com/456581/aretha-franklin-milton-glaser-national-portrait-gallery-dc/

https://pleasekillme.com/rat-scabies/

https://www.thenation.com/article/the-pan-american/

https://pleasekillme.com/cherry-vanilla/

https://hyperallergic.com/456152/studs-terkel-radio-archive-zero-mostel/

https://hyperallergic.com/456129/on-the-margins-of-country-music/

anime review http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/20/frxx-a20.html

http://www.dazeddigital.com/film-tv/article/41089/1/spike-lee-blackkklansman-interview-childish-gambino-sampha-black-culture

https://lithub.com/oscar-villalon-and-arthur-phillips-on-getting-that-big-fat-writers-advance/

https://www.loc.gov/concerts/folklife/steppingbackintime.html

http://www.dazeddigital.com/film-tv/article/41058/1/smithereens-susan-seidelman-the-seminal-new-york-punk-film

https://hyperallergic.com/454033/nahui-olin-la-mirada-infinita-museo-nacional-de-arte/

Robin Williams Doc http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/21/robi-a21.html

Literature+

https://electricliterature.com/jeff-vandermeer-on-the-art-and-science-of-structuring-a-novel-ec87344bd9f8

https://theconversation.com/you-may-call-me-a-bame-author-but-this-misleading-term-hides-more-than-it-reveals-101139

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Argentine-Writer-Jorge-Luis-Borges-Personal-Library-Restored-20180818-0019.html

https://www.theparisreview.org/interviews/1069/v-s-naipaul-the-art-of-fiction-no-154-v-s-naipaul

https://www.theparisreview.org/fiction/4803/my-aunt-gold-teeth-v-s-naipaul

https://www.brainpickings.org/2018/08/16/czeslaw-milosz-love/

https://bittersoutherner.com/when-tom-wolfe-wrote-atlanta-a-man-in-full

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/16/632779706/click-if-you-dare-100-favorite-horror-stories

https://lithub.com/building-a-better-socialist-mfa-system/
https://crimereads.com/can-crime-fiction-help-combat-the-opioid-crisis/

https://theconversation.com/the-real-emily-bronte-was-red-in-tooth-and-claw-forget-the-on-screen-romance-101913

https://lithub.com/ray-bradburys-greatest-writing-advice/

https://lithub.com/ralph-ellison-coming-of-age-during-the-rise-of-the-kkk/

Submissions+

https://bittersoutherner.com/

https://cix.connectedinvestors.com/?imt=1&utm_campaign=Borrower+Leads&utm_source=Quora&utm_medium=PPC&utm_content=Quora-Cix-PL-Image1

http://www.tenantstogether.org/news-and-views?can_id=46b5b7df047b9c10d893d10978767bb4&email_referrer=email_395581&email_subject=tt-midsummer-news-roundup-stories-struggles-and-strategies&link_id=20&source=email-tt-midsummer-news-roundup-stories-struggles-and-strategies

https://www.loc.gov/concerts/folklife/steppingbackintime.html

https://www.journalismnext.com/jobdetails.cfm?jid=10152

Mediation Generally

https://www.quantamagazine.org/universal-method-to-sort-complex-information-found-20180813/

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67792/2015-united-nations-paper-proposed-government-licensing-to-supervise-content.html

https://theconversation.com/the-darknet-is-not-a-hellhole-its-an-answer-to-internet-privacy-101420

https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2018/aug/05/yuval-noah-harari-extract-fake-news-sapiens-homo-deus

https://www.wakingtimes.com/2018/08/20/the-third-person-effect-why-you-are-not-so-openminded/

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Woke-Jokes–How-Political-Correctness-Killed-Comedy.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=2QshfuNSlWg

https://www.nybooks.com/articles/1990/03/01/the-morality-of-journalism/

https://medium.com/searchencrypt/i-stopped-using-google-as-my-search-engine-heres-why-7a3a1b4fef81

Elections/Propaganda/Ruling Classes

https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/a-deep-dive-into-the-deep-state-unpacking-the-summer-of-trump-conspiracy-theories-710953/

http://prospect.org/article/elizabeth-warren-proposes-second-new-deal

https://thebigpicturereport.com/2018/08/20/how-trump-won-the-election/

https://www.truthdig.com/articles/so-hows-that-major-party-election-madness-working-for-us/

https://www.truthdig.com/articles/palestinian-journalist-zeiad-abbas-god-is-not-a-real-estate-agent/

https://thinkprogress.org/georgia-election-board-plots-jim-crow-like-assault-on-black-voting-cf7c30ac7809/

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/20/trum-a20.html

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/in-the-new-multipolar-world-the-globalists-still-control-all-the-players.html

thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/403279-prosecutors-grant-immunity-to-national-enquirer-publisher-in

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

https://mondoweiss.net/2018/08/elizabeth-corruption-evaporates/

http://bostonreview.net/politics/jason-frank-populism-not-the-problem

thehill.com/homenews/house/402930-gop-rep-duncan-hunter-wife-indicted-for-allegedly-misusing-campaign-funds

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/19/democratic-party-criminal-justice-reform/

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611808/the-neuropolitics-consultants-who-hack-voters-brains/

https://www.thriveglobal.com/stories/40343-open-letter-elon-musk

https://portside.org/2018-08-23/david-mcreynolds-socialist-activist-who-ran-president-dies-88

Political Economy+

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/US-Big-Boss-Earnings-Reach-312-Times-The-Average-Worker-20180816-0012.html

www.newgeography.com/content/006060-what-happened-after-last-hq2-competition

http://charleshughsmith.blogspot.com/2018/08/our-prosperity-is-now-dependent-on.html

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jul/19/cashless-society-con-big-finance-banks-closing-atms

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2018/08/the-mechanics-of-cryptocurrency.html

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2018/08/eu-turkish-currency-crisis.html

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/turkey-could-create-a-larger-crisis-than-greece/

https://portside.org/2018-08-18/are-bosses-dictators

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2018/08/zero-sum-economy.html

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/08/27/paul-singer-doomsday-investor

http://www.tenantstogether.org/news-and-views?can_id=46b5b7df047b9c10d893d10978767bb4&email_referrer=email_395581&email_subject=tt-midsummer-news-roundup-stories-struggles-and-strategies&link_id=20&source=email-tt-midsummer-news-roundup-stories-struggles-and-strategies

https://www.globalresearch.ca/sanctions-sanctions-sanctions-the-final-demise-of-dollar-hegemony/5651018

https://theconversation.com/bitcoins-rollercoaster-ride-reflects-the-biggest-issue-facing-cryptocurrencies-regulation-101690

https://www.citylab.com/environment/2018/08/houstons-multi-billion-dollar-bet-to-survive-the-next-harvey/567910/
https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67906/us-diplomats-increasingly-selling-american-weapons-to-other.html

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2018/08/the-feds-supervision-of-wall-street-has-made-it-more-dangerous/

http://bostonreview.net/race/caitlin-c-rosenthal-how-slavery-inspired-modern-business-management

https://www.city-journal.org/html/battle-houston-16113.html

https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2018/08/16/lockouts-appear-giving-employers-more-clout-union-strikes-fade/ermXcZ8ZXInPZV4iaNQtQL/story.html

U.S. Life Expectancy http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/21/life-a21.html

http://wallstreetonparade.com/2018/08/will-fed-chair-powell-respond-to-trumps-jabs-in-his-jackson-hole-speech/

STS+

http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/402328-court-throws-out-epa-delay-of-obama-chemical-plant-safety-rule

https://www.sapiens.org/body/human-lifespan-history/

https://aeon.co/ideas/eating-people-is-wrong-but-its-also-widespread-and-sacred

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/epa-violated-law-by-keeping-harmful-pesticide-on-the-market-court-says

Origin of Species http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/1228?msg=welcome_stranger

https://portside.org/2018-08-19/following-alfred-russel-wallaces-footsteps-borneo-where-he-penned-his-seminal-evolution

https://aeon.co/ideas/why-its-only-science-that-can-answer-all-the-big-questions

https://theconversation.com/five-reasons-to-forget-mars-for-now-and-return-to-the-moon-101683

https://theconversation.com/ancestor-of-all-life-on-earth-evolved-earlier-than-we-thought-according-to-our-new-timescale-101752

https://www.nap.edu/catalog/25150/neuroforensics-exploring-the-legal-implications-of-emerging-neurotechnologies-proceedings-of

https://jhiblog.org/2018/08/20/every-man-is-a-quotation-from-all-his-ancestors-ralph-waldo-emerson-as-a-philosopher-of-virtue-ethics/

https://aeon.co/essays/can-animals-be-usefully-described-as-clockwork-machines

https://theconversation.com/overpopulation-and-the-environment-three-ideas-on-how-to-discuss-it-in-a-sensitive-way-98361

Monsanto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_AHLDXF5aw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LAKFhDguuw

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/how-monsanto-is-killing-us/

https://europeansting.com/2018/08/16/monsanto-lawsuit-ruling-a-significant-recognition-of-victims-human-rights-say-un-rights-experts/

https://thefreethoughtproject.com/monsantos-cancer-glyphosate-childrens-cereals/

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67898/the-muchloathed-monsanto-name-is-about-to.html

https://modernfarmer.com/2018/08/the-much-loathed-monsanto-name-is-about-to-die/

https://psmag.com/environment/what-happened-at-camp-lejeune

https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/22/17770652/caroline-williams-my-plastic-brain-neuroscience-self-improvement-interview

https://www.activistpost.com/2018/08/experts-say-eventually-everyone-will-get-a-microchip-implant.html

https://aeon.co/videos/the-future-was-now-at-the-1939-world-s-fair-and-it-is-still-awesome

https://aeon.co/ideas/the-earths-carrying-capacity-for-human-life-is-not-fixed

https://theconversation.com/theres-a-psychological-link-between-conspiracy-theories-and-creationism-101849

http://nautil.us/issue/63/horizons/thomas-kuhn-threw-an-ashtray-at-me

https://fs.blog/tyler-cowen/

https://www.technologyreview.com/magazine/2018/09/?utm_source=newsletters&utm_medium=email&utm_content=2018_08_22&utm_campaign=the_download

www.ianwelsh.net/much-of-western-america-will-be-uninhabitable-in-40-years/

https://www.nybooks.com/articles/1994/12/01/the-tainted-sources-of-the-bell-curve/

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611808/the-neuropolitics-consultants-who-hack-voters-brains/

Women & Sexuality/Family+

http://www.dazeddigital.com/music/article/41025/1/brooke-candy-my-sex-feat-mykki-blanco-pussy-riot-video-interview

https://portside.org/2018-08-16/melanie-kayekantrowitz-feminist-jewish-theorist-activist-and-author-dies-72

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/the-missing-and-murdered-indigenous-women-database/

http://chieforganizer.org/2018/08/20/the-catholic-church-has-to-open-all-the-records-everywhere/

https://truthout.org/articles/self-managed-abortion-care-becomes-urgent-as-threats-to-roe-v-wade-mount/

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Saudi-Arabia-Plans-to-Execute-First-Woman-Political-Activist-20180823-0009.html

Argento’s Situation http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/22/asia-a22.html

https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/08/21/western-civilization-is-now-a-caricature-of-absurdity/

Education & Youth+

https://theconversation.com/theres-a-psychological-link-between-conspiracy-theories-and-creationism-101849

Health/Mental Health/Pharma

https://theconversation.com/opioid-epidemic-the-global-spread-explained-101649

https://www.citylab.com/life/2018/08/discovering-that-strangers-arent-all-that-strange/566714/

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67839/cdc-25%C2%A0of-adults-have-lifeimpacting.html

https://aeon.co/videos/in-2009-a-man-arrived-in-an-irish-town-with-a-plan-to-disappear-forever

https://theconversation.com/mental-health-asmr-videos-could-be-a-new-digital-therapy-100989

https://www.brainpickings.org/2015/03/31/how-to-love-thich-nhat-hanh/

https://journalistsresource.org/studies/society/news-media/health-research-misinformation-tips

Migration/Refugees

Litigation++

http://thehill.com/homenews/news/402387-jury-signals-it-needs-more-time-for-manafort-verdict

https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/epa-violated-law-by-keeping-harmful-pesticide-on-the-market-court-says

Monsanto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_AHLDXF5aw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LAKFhDguuw

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/how-monsanto-is-killing-us/

https://europeansting.com/2018/08/16/monsanto-lawsuit-ruling-a-significant-recognition-of-victims-human-rights-say-un-rights-experts/

https://thefreethoughtproject.com/monsantos-cancer-glyphosate-childrens-cereals/

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67898/the-muchloathed-monsanto-name-is-about-to.html

https://modernfarmer.com/2018/08/the-much-loathed-monsanto-name-is-about-to-die/

https://www.benton.org/blog/net-neutrality-courts-two-cases-two-courts-one-you-have-been-following-and-one-you-may-have

https://www.multichannel.com/news/mozilla-others-fcc-net-neutrality-reg-rollback-broke-law

thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/403279-prosecutors-grant-immunity-to-national-enquirer-publisher-in

thehill.com/homenews/house/402930-gop-rep-duncan-hunter-wife-indicted-for-allegedly-misusing-campaign-funds

https://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/politics/item/29817-former-nsa-contractor-faces-longest-sentence-ever-under-espionage-act

Ideology/History+

https://portside.org/2018-08-16/melanie-kayekantrowitz-feminist-jewish-theorist-activist-and-author-dies-72

bostonreview.net/politics/doug-rossinow-leftists-and-liberals-political-heartland

https://www.wakingtimes.com/2018/08/20/the-third-person-effect-why-you-are-not-so-openminded/

https://jhiblog.org/2018/08/20/every-man-is-a-quotation-from-all-his-ancestors-ralph-waldo-emerson-as-a-philosopher-of-virtue-ethics/

American Workers & Socialism https://historynewsnetwork.org/article/169764

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/UNs-Day-of-Abolition-of-Slave-Trade-Comes-Amid-Ominous-Times-20180823-0008.html

https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2018/08/20/silence-is-health-how-totalitarianism-arrives/

https://aeon.co/ideas/the-earths-carrying-capacity-for-human-life-is-not-fixed

https://aeon.co/ideas/change-the-world-not-yourself-or-how-arendt-called-out-thoreau

https://www.brainpickings.org/2015/03/31/how-to-love-thich-nhat-hanh/

https://jhiblog.org/2018/08/22/graduate-forum-the-radical-african-american-twentieth-century/

https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/08/21/western-civilization-is-now-a-caricature-of-absurdity/

https://bookmarks.reviews/kwame-anthony-appiah-five-books-about-individuality-and-identity/

Commemorating Trotsky http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/21/pers-a21.html

Religion As Such+

http://chieforganizer.org/2018/08/20/the-catholic-church-has-to-open-all-the-records-everywhere/

https://aeon.co/essays/do-not-weep-for-your-dead-how-to-mourn-as-the-stoics-did

https://consortiumnews.com/2018/08/19/religious-divisions-threaten-to-further-inflame-ukrainian-civil-war/

https://theconversation.com/theres-a-psychological-link-between-conspiracy-theories-and-creationism-101849

International Organizations+

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/08/17/national/u-n-rights-experts-allege-tens-thousands-workers-exploited-exposed-radiation-risks-fukushima-cleanup/#.W3cRCuhKiUlAre

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67792/2015-united-nations-paper-proposed-government-licensing-to-supervise-content.html

https://consortiumnews.com/2018/08/18/a-retrospective-on-kofi-annan-dead-at-80/

Activism/Class Conflict/Fascism

bostonreview.net/politics/doug-rossinow-leftists-and-liberals-political-heartland

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Undercover-in-Antifa–Tactics-and-Media-Support-Exposed.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=pyj_dCyuyuI

https://theconversation.com/as-a-young-reporter-i-went-undercover-to-expose-the-ku-klux-klan-101415

https://truthout.org/articles/danger-wasnt-a-word-we-knew-elaine-mokhtefi-and-the-panthers-in-algiers/

http://www.labornotes.org/blogs/2018/08/review-labor-and-class-idea-us-and-canada

https://consortiumnews.com/2018/08/19/religious-divisions-threaten-to-further-inflame-ukrainian-civil-war/

http://www.tenantstogether.org/news-and-views?can_id=46b5b7df047b9c10d893d10978767bb4&email_referrer=email_395581&email_subject=tt-midsummer-news-roundup-stories-struggles-and-strategies&link_id=20&source=email-tt-midsummer-news-roundup-stories-struggles-and-strategies

https://portside.org/2018-08-19/if-we-dont-understand-class-struggle-we-dont-understand-anything

https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2018/08/20/silence-is-health-how-totalitarianism-arrives/

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2018/08/social-activism-economics-mental-health.html

http://bostonreview.net/politics/jason-frank-populism-not-the-problem

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/21/fascist-nation-the-alt-right-menace-persists-despite-setbacks-2/

https://portside.org/2018-08-23/david-mcreynolds-socialist-activist-who-ran-president-dies-88

Drugs/War on Drugs/Police State

https://71republic.com/2018/08/09/technocratic-police-state/

https://truthout.org/articles/incarcerated-people-in-17-us-states-plan-prison-strike/

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67899/us-special-forces-soldier-arrested-for-trying-to-smuggle-90-pounds-of-cocaine-into.html

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/22/pris-a22.html

https://portside.org/2018-08-22/demanding-end-modern-day-slavery-prisoners-launch-multi-day-nationwide-strike

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/19/democratic-party-criminal-justice-reform/

https://www.facebook.com/events/1976085589117392/

War/Antiwar/Empire

http://charleshughsmith.blogspot.com/2018/08/our-prosperity-is-now-dependent-on.html

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/neocons-netanyahu-prevail-in-washington-turkey-iran-russia-and-finally-china-the-targets/

http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/18/matt-a18.html

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/08/70000-rally-okinawa-military-base-relocation-180811123923792.html

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/14/turning-space-into-a-war-zone/

https://psmag.com/environment/what-happened-at-camp-lejeune

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67899/us-special-forces-soldier-arrested-for-trying-to-smuggle-90-pounds-of-cocaine-into.html

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67906/us-diplomats-increasingly-selling-american-weapons-to-other.html

https://mondoweiss.net/2018/08/elizabeth-corruption-evaporates/

https://fair.org/home/a-regime-is-a-government-at-odds-with-the-us-empire/

https://original.antiwar.com/danny_sjursen/2018/08/20/dying-for-what-a-tour-of-fruitless-american-killing-and-sacrifice/

Space Force https://fas.org/sgp/crs/natsec/IF10950.pdf

‘Irregular Operations’ Directive https://fas.org/irp/doddir/dod/dtm-18-005.pdf

Eisenhower https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWiIYW_fBfY

Nukes/Nuclear Weapons/Energy Generally

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/08/17/national/u-n-rights-experts-allege-tens-thousands-workers-exploited-exposed-radiation-risks-fukushima-cleanup/#.W3cRCuhKiUlAre

https://thebulletin.org/2018/08/tv-and-the-bomb/

https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2018/08/18/fukushima-devil-fish-a-nuclear-pastoral/

nuke war/weapons

https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/how-russia-china-or-america-could-accidentally-start-nuclear-war-28692

https://gizmodo.com/meet-the-nuclear-weapons-nerds-1826964319

https://www.globalresearch.ca/video-the-threat-of-nuclear-annihilation-in-2018-helen-caldicott/5651396

energy gen

chieforganizer.org/2018/08/23/coal-and-the-value-of-human-life/

South/Race+

https://theconversation.com/you-may-call-me-a-bame-author-but-this-misleading-term-hides-more-than-it-reveals-101139

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/UNs-Day-of-Abolition-of-Slave-Trade-Comes-Amid-Ominous-Times-20180823-0008.html

https://jhiblog.org/2018/08/22/graduate-forum-the-radical-african-american-twentieth-century/

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/21/dial-n-for-mayhem-wording-our-way-to-a-new-level-of-hell/

https://lithub.com/ralph-ellison-coming-of-age-during-the-rise-of-the-kkk/

https://bittersoutherner.com/when-tom-wolfe-wrote-atlanta-a-man-in-full

https://psmag.com/environment/what-happened-at-camp-lejeune

https://www.citylab.com/environment/2018/08/houstons-multi-billion-dollar-bet-to-survive-the-next-harvey/567910/

https://www.city-journal.org/html/battle-houston-16113.html

Latin America+

https://www.thenation.com/article/the-pan-american/

DOD’s Anti China Work http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/18/matt-a18.html

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Over-27.5-Million-Brazilians-Unemployed-Under-Employed-20180817-0004.html

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Brazil-Dilma-Leads-Polls-Ahead-of-Congressional-Election-20180818-0006.html

https://socialistproject.ca/2018/08/a-way-out-for-brazil/

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Brazil-Poll-Shows-Lula-Extending-Lead-for-October-Election-20180820-0036.html

Venezuela US Economic Warfare http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/50072.htm

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Venezuela-President-Nicolas-Maduro-And-The-People-20180817-0015.html

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67863/venezuela-slashes-5-zeros-from-currency-in-one-of-greatest-devaluations.html

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Argentine-Writer-Jorge-Luis-Borges-Personal-Library-Restored-20180818-0019.html

Mexico https://socialistproject.ca/leftstreamed-video/ls396/

https://hyperallergic.com/454033/nahui-olin-la-mirada-infinita-museo-nacional-de-arte/

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Chile-Mapuche-to-Appeal-Life-Sentence-in-Luchsinger-Mackay-Case-20180822-0005.html

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Chile-Opposition-Introduces-Bill-to-Legalize-Abortion-20180822-0009.html

https://truthout.org/articles/honduran-prosecutors-withhold-evidence-in-berta-caceres-murder-case/

Europe Generally

https://consortiumnews.com/2018/08/16/for-italy-trump-represents-a-populist-opportunity/

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Barcelona-Honors-Victims-17A-Rejects-Spanish-Monarchy-20180817-0012.html

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2018/08/eu-turkish-currency-crisis.html

Africa

https://mondoweiss.net/2018/08/egyptian-uprising-democracy/

https://www.globalresearch.ca/the-search-for-an-elusive-peace-in-the-horn-of-africa/5650813

https://truthout.org/articles/danger-wasnt-a-word-we-knew-elaine-mokhtefi-and-the-panthers-in-algiers/

http://polity.org.za/article/on-whom-do-we-rely-for-our-democratic-future-2018-08-13

Israel/Palestine

https://mondoweiss.net/2018/08/egyptian-uprising-democracy/

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/UN-Chief-Proposes-Armed-Peacekeeping-Force-to-Protect-Palestinians-20180818-0005.html

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/irans-khamenei-admits-mistake-over-nuclear-talks-with-u-s/

https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/uri-avnery-dead-israel-palestinian-talks-yasser-arafat-peace-middle-east-process-a8499181.html

https://www.truthdig.com/articles/palestinian-journalist-zeiad-abbas-god-is-not-a-real-estate-agent/

https://mondoweiss.net/2018/08/elizabeth-corruption-evaporates/

https://portside.org/2018-08-23/bds-how-controversial-non-violent-movement-has-transformed-israeli-palestinian-debate

Asia/Geopolitics+

https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67787/pepe-escobar-economic-war-on-iran-is-war-on-eurasian.html

https://countercurrents.org/2018/08/19/hello-they-lied-to-you-about-iran/

https://thefreethoughtproject.com/65th-anniversary-iran-big-oil/

Korea Summit Patiche https://mailchi.mp/fas/roundup-2018-08-13?e=44ccdc5a34

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/08/17/national/u-n-rights-experts-allege-tens-thousands-workers-exploited-exposed-radiation-risks-fukushima-cleanup/#.W3cRCuhKiUlAre

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/08/70000-rally-okinawa-military-base-relocation-180811123923792.html

anime review http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/08/20/frxx-a20.html

https://71republic.com/2018/08/09/technocratic-police-state/ Dubai

https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Saudi-Arabia-Plans-to-Execute-First-Woman-Political-Activist-20180823-0009.html

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/15/nsa-edward-snowden-whistleblower-document-leaks/

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/turkey-could-create-a-larger-crisis-than-greece/

https://whowhatwhy.org/2018/08/13/us-turkey-declare-economic-war/

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/a-us-trade-war-with-turkey-over-a-little-known-pastor-dont-believe-a-word-of-it/

http://www.defenddemocracy.press/we-wont-surrender-erdogan-accuses-us-of-plotting-economic-coup-in-turkey/

https://mailchi.mp/5d23ab06b12b/private-shift-in-military-alliances-america-declares-war-on-turkey-natoexit?e=2f8b22d4cf

inflating ISIS’s presence http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/50068.htm

http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/176460/tomgram%3A_alfred_mccoy%2C_will_china_be_the_next_global_hegemon/

Videos++

http://www.dazeddigital.com/music/article/41025/1/brooke-candy-my-sex-feat-mykki-blanco-pussy-riot-video-interview

https://portside.org/2018-08-16/aretha-franklin-used-her-voice-deliver-music-tor-social-justice

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/15/alex-jones-twitter-infowars-ban-free-speech/

https://theintercept.com/2018/08/15/nsa-sigint-curmudgeon-sidtoday/

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Undercover-in-Antifa–Tactics-and-Media-Support-Exposed.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=pyj_dCyuyuI

https://thebigpicturereport.com/2018/08/20/how-trump-won-the-election/

https://www.brainpickings.org/2018/08/16/czeslaw-milosz-love/

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/08/14/turning-space-into-a-war-zone/

https://www.truthdig.com/articles/palestinian-journalist-zeiad-abbas-god-is-not-a-real-estate-agent/

https://aeon.co/videos/in-2009-a-man-arrived-in-an-irish-town-with-a-plan-to-disappear-forever

https://aeon.co/videos/the-future-was-now-at-the-1939-world-s-fair-and-it-is-still-awesome

https://www.thenation.com/article/what-the-brennan-affair-really-reveals/

https://www.globalresearch.ca/video-the-threat-of-nuclear-annihilation-in-2018-helen-caldicott/5651396

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/QAnon—A-Mouthy-Buddha-Project.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=Sql0kB4YSXc

Hastings & Brennan http://www.informationliberation.com/?id=58906

US Election Meddling http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/50097.htm

https://fs.blog/tyler-cowen/

http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Woke-Jokes–How-Political-Correctness-Killed-Comedy.html?soid=1108369064136&aid=2QshfuNSlWg

http://www.dazeddigital.com/film-tv/article/41058/1/smithereens-susan-seidelman-the-seminal-new-york-punk-film

https://portside.org/2018-08-23/david-mcreynolds-socialist-activist-who-ran-president-dies-88

Eisenhower https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWiIYW_fBfY

https://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/politics/item/29817-former-nsa-contractor-faces-longest-sentence-ever-under-espionage-act