Links 6/6/17

Links for you. Science:

Superantibiotic is 25,000 times more potent than its predecessor
Science Communication Is A Two-Way Street
Addiction isn’t a moral failing


The Secret Evangelicals at Planned Parenthood: They may demonize the health clinic in public, but throngs of young Christian women are patronizing it in private for birth control, preventative care, and, yes, even abortions (must-read)
Trump’s Isolationist Manifesto: “All the world’s a battlefield and we’re going to kick every one of your asses.” (important)
Robberies in the District decline sharply from this point last year (FERGUSON EFFECT. Or something)
DC Council Chairman Mendelson’s budget slashes transportation, including the streetcar to Benning Road (the second half is of general interest)
Note to Jared: Pissing off Chuck Grassley is a rookie mistake. Forget your summer vacation, dude.
Predatory Penalties: How Late Fees on DC Traffic Tickets Punish the Poor
Russians claim to have ‘derogatory’ financial information that can be used as leverage over Trump
The Loneliness of Donald Trump: On the Corrosive Privilege of the Most Mocked Man in the World
On voting rights, we’re becoming two separate and unequal countries
How Rising Seas Drowned the Flood Insurance Program
How Congress dismantled federal Internet privacy rules
Why We’re Cillizza’d
Snubs and slights are part of the job in Trump’s White House (I don’t feel bad for these assholes at all)
A Not-So-Brief Thought on Zoning: I’m skeptical liberalization will boost density
The root beer and the starlight: A tragedy, a legacy and the lesson of Frank Deford
Conservatives Cry Misogynist Tears Over All-Female Wonder Woman Show
In Mexico, the price of America’s hunger for heroin
Bleecker Street’s Swerve From Luxe Shops to Vacant Stores (taxing excessively vacant stores could fix this)
Floating Utopias (these assholes will end up killing each other…)

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