Links 8/16/17

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Links for you. Science:

Now that David Brooks has endorsed it, can we declare evolutionary psychology brain-dead and pull the plug?
Antibiotic susceptibility testing in less than 30 min using direct single-cell imaging
Compensatory mutations improve general permissiveness to antibiotic resistance plasmids
THE FISH CAN’T HEAR ANYTHING OVER ALL THIS NOISE
We’ve studied gender and STEM for 25 years. The science doesn’t support the Google memo. These are some issues that males simply do not have to face. The “anxiety gap” exists for a reason, and it is not about biology.

Other:

Conspiracies Pushed by Atlantic’s Editor Excluded From Atlantic’s Denunciation of Conspiracy Theories
The NFL cowards who aren’t signing Colin Kaepernick
Ryan Zinke Settles Lawsuit Over ‘Uninhabitable’ $5,800-A-Month Rental House
The Two Faces of Kamala Harris
Populism for Plutocrats
The not-so-secret trick to cutting solo car commutes: Charge for parking by the day
Taylor Swift’s 10 Most Powerful Statements From Her Sexual Assault Trial Cross-Examination (the title notwithstanding, it’s pretty cutting)
DC’s considering public campaign financing. Here’s what it means for local politics.
FUCK YOUR FEELINGS AND YOUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.
Opposition to Trade Deals: Brad DeLong’s “Socialism of Fools” Might Look Like Common Sense to Those Outside the Fraternity
Yes, Trump is a Threat to Liberal Democracy. And You Should be Worried.
The Slog
The Accounting Tack That Makes PayPal’s Numbers Look So Good (how is this even legal?)
This Is Pure, Unadulterated American Crazy: It just happens to come out of the National Security Council
A Working-Class Strategy for Defeating White Supremacy
When Privatization Means Segregation: Setting the Record Straight on School Vouchers

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