Links 3/24/16

Links for you. Science:

Clinton and top Democrats demand Congress approve Zika funds
Obama’s Supreme Court nominee has a history of siding with health agencies
ED vs. LOGICAL FALLACIES, PART 23: PROSECUTOR’S FALLACY
The surprising reason Hollywood gets birds all wrong
In The 1930s, Scientists Measured Black College Students To Define The “Negro Race”

Other:

House Progressives Just Offered A Very Different Kind Of Budget Plan (the infrastructure spending vastly exceeds Clinton’s proposals and is in line with Sanders’)
Even Republicans Disagree With Indiana’s Extreme New Abortion Bill
Civilian Control of the Military is Over, Welcome to Civilian Subjugation
A few more reflections on the current trade debate
D.C. Statehood Gets One Step Closer To Iowa Party Platform
Simon Wren-Lewis — MMT: not so modern
Another Environmentalist Was Murdered In Honduras And Activists Are Enraged (and this can be traced back to Clinton’s support for the overthrow of a democratically elected president)
Contrary to What Centrist Democrats Claim, “Globalization” Did Go According to Script
“There Is Regulatory Capture, But It Is By No Means Complete”
Here’s the path forward for Bernie Sanders and his revolutionaries (I don’t really consider myself a ‘revolutionary’, it’s just stuff more than a few Democrats have wanted for a long time)
Ray Tomlinson’s email is flawed, but never bettered
12 things today’s gamers don’t remember about old games
What more do you need to see from this dude? (incredibly unexcited by McKesson’s mayoral bid)
What Will Become of Levittown, Pennsylvania?
Letter from Texas: Listen America, Trump Is Just Embarrassing. Cruz Is Scary.
Uncovering the Bad Math and Logic (and the Bias) at the New York Times
Starving Public Education
How Donald Trump Could Beat Hillary Clinton
Why i’m in favor of single payer, and other topics…
Ivy League Students Are Still Avoiding Law School Like the Plague
The Year of the Angry Economists
THE GARAGE JOB: A BOSTON REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY STORY

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