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Can wolves relate to people like dogs? Sciences
Fed Chair Powell: There is no painless way to do this, Sam Rowe
The Fed raised rates 0.75 points, flags a higher-than-expected peak for the Baron
First: The normal rate of inflation, Brad DeLong, absorbing reality
The rise of the dollar causes problems for global economies The Wall Street Journal
How Wall Street broke into the Financial Times music industry. Suspension:
Oh, do you like Leonard Cohen? The name of 3 of his songs were securitized as security against Blackstone’s debt. pic.twitter.com/eMM6QCGzcp
– Frank Matt (@fxmatt4) September 13, 2022
For those who are late:
Duke Energy is one of the biggest leakers of a gas that pollutes 25,000 times more carbon dioxide, according to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) records. Sulfur hexafluoride.
Chicago tap water contaminated with lead, analysis finds Gizmodo
How long is covid for these 14 teens in vogue
the two Koreas
Floods in Seoul London review books
Seeds of Ignorance – Consequences of the NEJM Betel Nut Economy Boom. Read to the end.
.@bbcr4today This suggests that an insurance-based health system may be better for the UK.
He fails to point out that in 2010, before the Conservative Party began underfunding and privatizing our NHS, it was ranked as the world’s most equitable, cost-effective and efficient healthcare system. pic.twitter.com/DU4WkWOSwq
– Marcuschown (@marcuschown) September 21 2022
How bad is the German recession? Der Spiegel
Energy crisis: German Robert Habeck under pressure from Deutsche Welle
Uniper, Germany’s largest gas importer, has been nationalized after heavy losses on Sky News
Hungarian PM says EU should scrap Russia sanctions to avoid recession – The Independent report
Winter forecast 2022/2023 – September update: Seasonal cooling now begins across ENSO regions, and is expected to continue as we approach the harsh European winter (DG). “Temperatures in Europe are expected to be warmer than average for most of the northern and eastern central parts of the continent.” we will see.
A new not cold war
From “Special Military Operation” to Open War Gilbert Doctorow. A must read today.
Zelensky rules out peace talks with Russia TASS but Ukraine’s Zelensky sees dwindling chances for peace talks with Putin Reuters and Ukraine war: Zelensky calls for ‘fair punishment’ for Russia BBC
What does Putin’s “partial” mobilization mean for Russia? South China Morning Newspaper
NATO prolongs Ukraine’s proxy war, global devastation Aaron Mattei
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Tick-tock: Putin’s escalation begins the countdown to the hour of responsible statecraft. Sorry, that word again?
Can the war in Ukraine stop? national interest
Americans put Europe at the forefront of global security concerns, and support NATO’s commitment to Stars and Stripes. The Atlanteans have won, right?
Lula maintains big lead over Bolsonaro ahead of Brazil elections published by Reuters
PBS and BBC team mislead about Brazil’s Bolsonaro FAIR
President Biden’s remarks before the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly (Transcript) Whitehouse.gov
Biden Supports Germany, Japan and India as Permanent Members of a Reformed UN Security Council: Official White House Prospects
Biden: Russia’s violations in Ukraine ‘make your blood flow’ The Associated Press
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Senate Approves Pact to Limit Broad Class of Potential Greenhouse Gases New York Times
The Court of Appeals allows the Department of Justice to resume reviewing classified records in the Trump-The Hill case. “The appellate judges in their opinion have also permitted a review by a special master appointed by a federal judge in Florida to continue reviewing simultaneously.”
Our famous free press
The Narrative Matrix hides the truth about the world, and about ourselves, Caitlin Johnston. Rather like this:
Exquisite anamorphic painting technology makes the painting itself disappear
[📹 tcmss1.0 on Douyin: https://t.co/b42tW1CX77]pic.twitter.com/aFzW9jkzZD
– Massimo (@Rainmaker1973) September 21 2022
Book review: “Dinner with Ruth” and Without Any Form of Journalistic Standards, by Nina Tottenberg, Bulls and Strikes. “Remember to bring the insulin syringe for the black stick.” Good clean fun!
Nobody actually boils chicken on NyQuil Garbage Day. So there is good news! Also, 4chan is against TikTok.
Big brother is watching you
The new large-scale censorship system imposed by the United States government on the tablet system
Revealed: Mass surveillance tool bought by the US military that includes web browsing and email data deputy
How hospital monopolies are raising the cost of monthly care in Washington
QR Code Poem on Substack Rahim Qassam. I hate QR codes because I hate standing in line while the cashier and customer gather around the pairing phone and register, then the customer has to enter some numbers (slowly and then again, naturally), and then claim the phone voucher. Takes four or five times longer than coins. This is important, because lines tend to be enclosed, crowded, and in close contact, and while these digital morons play with their technology I share their air and risk infection.
Watch Imperial Collapse
PLEASE HELP US: As Vermont Guards strive to reform their ‘toxic’ culture, star soldier faces allegations of sexual misconduct VT Digger
An American fugitive known as “Fat Leonard” has been arrested in Venezuela, weeks after the NBC escape
Amazon closes, abandons plans for dozens of American warehouses Bloomberg
What it’s like to work at Amazon during a heat wave in Southern California, Los Angeles Times
Workers are upset after troops bring in 6 armed guards to negotiate a starting line in Iowa
Pillar 22 lowers wages and deepens inequalities for the Atlas of National Property Rights for California Workers. California ride-sharing drivers net earnings of just $6.20 per hour.
Ideology of Innovation: Philanthropy and Ethnic Capitalism in Global Food Governance
A problem in the literary supplement Paradise Times. Deck: “Why is economic progress so little reason to celebrate?” DeLong’s book review.
Reading Betty Friedan after the fall of Ro Maine yelling at me
Algorithms and the future of work NIOSH Science Blog, CDC
The easiest way to open a can without a LifeHacker can opener
– Dr. David Hamilton (@davidghamilton1) September 20 2022
See yesterday’s and Antidote du Jour links here.