Links 8/25/14

Links for you. Science:

Microbiome science needs a healthy dose of scepticism (must-read)
Echoes of the Past: Hereditarianism and A Troublesome Inheritance
Blood Test That Allegedly Predicts Suicide Risk Only Looks Promising in the Media, Not in Science
Why States Should Aim For 100 Percent Vaccination


Sainsbury’s removes kosher food from shelves amid fears over protesters: Manager of supermarket’s Holborn branch under fire after ordering move as protesters called for boycott of Israeli goods
The Major Problem With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Powerful Essay on Ferguson
When Is It Really Necessary to Hold a Meeting?
Russia Wants Bulgarians to Stop Vandalizing Soviet Monuments
By all means, we should ‘politicize’ Ferguson
Golden Dawn neo-nazis: The militia arm of the systemic establishment! New evidence of the connection between the neoliberal leading party and Golden Dawn in Greece (this is a result of EU austerity policy that has gone unmentioned in the U.S. press)
What libertarians and conservatives get wrong about Ferguson
I’m Polite, Middle-Class and Harassed By Police. Here’s Why.
Jim Hoft’s Unsourced Claim That Officer Darren Wilson Had an “Orbital Blowout Fracture of the Eye Socket”
A Short History of Postal Banking: As the debate over reinstituting postal banking heats up, we should know we had it. And it worked.
#Ferguson : My Thoughts on an American Flashpoint (interesting perspective from someone who is both black and Jewish)
On Reporting
Lemon Quotes National Guard: ‘You Never Know What These ‘N*ggers Are Gonna Do’

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