Links 7/14/16

Links for you. Science:

The New Jonah Lehrer: More Honest, More Boring, Still Spreading Bunk
Scientists unearth a trove of ancient stone tools — used by monkeys
Scary New Superbug Is Popping Up in More Places
Superbug gene detected in a second person in the U.S.
ASM Journals Eliminate Impact Factor Information from Journal Websites

Other:

Police Use of Force: Notes on a Study
The tech lobby should be really nervous about what Hillary Clinton just said
5 Reasons The Comey Hearing Was The Worst Education In Criminal Justice The American Public Has Ever Had
A Closer Look At Police Killings This Year Debunks A Big Myth About Community Violence
Gentrification eats away at shelter options for domestic-abuse victims
The Near Impossibility of Moving Up After Welfare
Half of America’s childcare workers need food stamps, welfare payments or Medicaid
Privatization and the Demonization of the Public Good
The CBC Traded Their Moral Authority For A Cozy Relationship With Wall Street Lobbyists
For worker democracy
The Fining of Black America
Democrats are uniting behind Hillary Clinton, after all
This Farm of the Future Uses No Soil and 95% Less Water
Reality check: study finds no racial bias in police shootings. A new study claims that while black people might experience more use of force by the police, they’re no more likely to be shot – but the data is misleading
Peter Greene: Something Surprisingly Good Happened to the Democratic Platform Language on Charters

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