Links for you. Science:
Is Florida About to Be Swamped With Capybara?
At NIH, one woman says gender bias has blocked promotions
Tom Wolfe’s magic combo move
Taking On Chomsky (and Darwin)
23andMe has a problem when it comes to ancestry reports for people of color
I Spent 5 Years With Some of Trump’s Biggest Fans. Here’s What They Won’t Tell You. (must-read)
How racist white people are pissing away what little political power the working class has left
Democrats’ Weak Bench Undermines Hope of Taking Back Senate
Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Gary Johnson
Reports of Metro track defects sat in a database without action for years. One reason: Poor training.
D.C. Mayor Bowser to Don Peebles: Give me my affordable housing (or maybe a campaign contribution?)
In Search of the Lost Empire of the Maya
Jackie Robinson had strong feelings about the National Anthem as well.
Metro badly needs culture change, everyone agrees. Can it pull it off?
Here are 10 good questions for Hillary Clinton (if she ever has another press conference)
Meet the man siphoning money from Donald Trump
Forget Swing States: The Presidential Election Will Be Determined by 20 Swing Counties in Linchpin States
What Colleges Can Do Right Now to Help Low-Income Students Succeed
A parallel legal universe, open only to corporations and largely invisible to everyone else, helps executives convicted of crimes escape punishment
‘Toxic environment’ for sons accused of campus sex offenses turns mothers into militants
How San Francisco’s Most Diverse, High-Achieving School Became Mostly White