Links 9/6/17

Links for you. Science:

Mouth clicks used in human echolocation captured in unprecedented detail
Why they’re rescuing bats in Houston
Why HPV Vaccination Rates Remain Low in Rural States
The Sucker, the Sucker!
The terrifying science behind floating fire ant colonies — and how to destroy them


Partisanship, Propaganda and Disinformation: Online Media and the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election. Echidne’s Take. (must-read)
Did Kamala Harris just become a Bernie Bro? (the intellectual whiplash among centrist Democrats is amazing to watch)
I was born in poverty in Appalachia. ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ doesn’t speak for me.
New York’s Subway System Could Be a Force for Equity and Sustainability
Trump Already Has a Wall. It’s the Thin Blue Line.
With Chaffetz Out, Home Rule-Focused PAC Puts Pressure On Charlottesville Congressman
How Right-Wing Media Played the Mainstream Press in the 2016 Election
For the media, Harvey was no Katrina redux; here’s why
From New Orleans, Warnings for Texas About School Privatization
Bankers and Big Pharma lawyers: We are the left!
An Op-Ed Isn’t An Apology
If More Millennials Voted In New Orleans, They Wouldn’t Be “The Future.” They’d Be In Charge.
Three Times Donald Trump Treated Vehicular Manslaughter as Terrorism
The arrest of the Utah nurse who wouldn’t draw blood without a court order is worse than you thought
What Really Makes a “No Excuses” Charter School?
Racist Twitter Trolls Pose as Houston Looters
Football Favoritism at F.S.U.: The Price One Teacher Paid
When Political Scientists Legitimate Torturers
The Left Has Made Medicare for All a Mainstream, Democratic Policy

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