Links 1/22/17

Links for you. Science:

How a dispute at Harvard led to a grad student’s forced mental exam and an extraordinary restraining order against a prominent scientist
Most Primate Species Threatened With Extinction, Scientists Find
Tiny Pollinators Need Wildlife Corridors Too
No, torturing colicky infants by sticking them with acupuncture needles won’t calm them
The heart rate of a scientist during an #Illumina run day


Steven Mnuchin Pulled a Foreclosure Routine at His Senate Hearing
Reader: Why the $3.5 Billion School Improvement Grants Failed
Get Ready for American National Parks to Have ‘Multiple Uses’: Some may just double as oil fields
Bernie Sanders and Trump’s Pick for Health and Human Services Face Off on Right to Health Care
“Trump supporter crashes into D.C. Public School bus in front of police station.”
Senators Who Think Benghazi Is Worst Scandal Ever Threaten to Turn Every Embassy Into Benghazi
The New Blood Libel: The tragic history — and scary future — of fake news and anti-semitism
Hundreds rally in sub-zero temps to show love, not hate, defines Whitefish
Comey (And the Media) Threw the Election to the Worst President Ever
Brexit as identity politics
Did @RealDonaldTrump engage in extended/massive money laundering?
My “imagine if…” for the day: Tony Soprano edition
Putin, the U.S., and Arctic oil
Fast Food CEO Says Higher Minimum Wage Boosts Business
The Senate just named a supporter of the Dakota pipeline to head its Indian Affairs committee
Hillary Clinton and the Installation of Authoritarian Right-Wing Regimes in the Americas
Are We Killing Our Young Doctors?
Texas has highest maternal mortality rate in developed world, study finds: As the Republican-led state legislature has slashed funding to reproductive healthcare clinics, the maternal mortality rate doubled over just a two-year period
Here’s what to tell people who love to remind blacks that Democrats were pro-slavery in the 19th century
Electoral Consequences of Welfare State Expansion: The Case of the Food Stamp Program
Stop Saying Trump’s Win Had Nothing To Do With Economics

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