Links for you. Science:
Decreasing MRSA rates provide positive reinforcement for antibiotic stewardship efforts
DESMAN: a new tool for de novo extraction of strains from metagenomes
How a 3-Ton Mess of Dead Pigs Transformed This Landscape
‘Every time it’s a battle’: In excruciating pain, sickle cell patients are shunted aside
The Pregnancy Vaccine Scare That Should Have Never Been
The Stunning Hypocrisy of the Pro-Life Movement
Most countries have given up their colonies. Why hasn’t America?
Washingtonians want a voice in Congress. Republicans say no. But it wasn’t always that way.
The Fight for Single Payer Has Transformed the Healthcare Debate. Last Night Was Proof.
It’s not about patriotism: The NFL anthem protests have been co-opted by the #resistance
Not in our name: Eager to please his ravenous base, Trump requires that those who take a knee respect the flag he wouldn’t fight for
It’s True, The Government Paid the NFL to Stand For the National Anthem
The Democrats’ Quiet, Confused Foreign Policy
What they died for, what they vote for
Nobody Ever Cared About The Deficit
Russian-bought Black Lives Matter ad on Facebook targeted Baltimore and Ferguson
Hey, deplorables: Trump and his advisers are laughing in your faces
I helped create the GOP tax myth. Trump is wrong: Tax cuts don’t equal growth.
The Culture War President: Trump has all but given up on governing. He’s a full-time cultural warrior now. (he never was about actual governing. Ever.)
A grocery store wanted to sell beer. A well-organized neighborhood made its best attempt to stop it. (all hail the Soviet Safeway!)
The Republican Attack on Feeding the Hungry