Links 4/22/15

Links for you. Science:

Despite Attempted Curbs, Animal Antibiotic Use in US Still Increasing
NIH says: Our scientists are too important to pay for parking or take transit
The Myth About Women in Science? Bias in the Study of Gender Inequality in STEM
The Contribution of Genomic Research to Explaining Racial Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review (a couple of companies’ business models just died…)
The Meme as Meme (I have never liked the meme concept)


The hottest tax idea in Washington is actually terrible (must-read)
White parents in North Carolina are using charter schools to secede from the education system
IS THE GLOBE JOKING WITH THIS BAIN CAPITAL PUFF PIECE? (Patrick will be doing ‘social impact‘ investing. What could possibly go wrong?)
Meet the e-voting machine so easy to hack, it will take your breath away
No, the Poor Are Not Squandering Public Money on Filet Mignon
The Hierarchy of Humanities Schadenfreude
Not All Macro Models Failed to Predict the Crisis
What Does Gun Violence Really Cost?
What Kansas gets wrong when it tries to control what poor people can do with welfare
A Police Story Unravels: How Did the NYPD Break an NBA Player’s Leg?
The greatest trick the rich ever pulled was making us believe they pay all the taxes
The wrong way to think about California water
Struggling readers in DC’s high schools need help from professional tutors
The Real Reason U.S. Gas Is So Cheap Is Americans Don’t Pay the True Cost of Driving
The great American voting scam: How political insiders are gaining the power to steal our elections

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