Links 11/29/17

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Links for you. Science:

This Ivy League Scientist Did A Bunch Of Food Surveys And Somehow Got The Same Number Of Responses Each Time
‘Gene Drives’ Are Too Risky for Field Trials, Scientists Say
Parrots And Politics Collide In Tasmania’s Trashed Forests
Salmonella outbreak linked to pet turtles: 29 additional cases reported
Repurposing drugs could be key to fighting antibiotic resistance (wrote about ciclospirox a while ago)

Other:

Welcome To The Class War (made a similar point here)
Yes, America, Voter ID Is A Poll Tax To Cheat At Elections
Trumps Can Never Really Check Out of SoHo Hotel
What Trump Really Told Kislyak After Comey Was Canned
Behold! The astonishing mental gymnastics of TSA apologists explaining why rich people don’t need to be screened
More than a Million Pro-Repeal Net Neutrality Comments were Likely Faked
At Yale, we conducted an experiment to turn conservatives into liberals. The results say a lot about our political divisions.
Losing Net Neutrality Could Cripple Abortion Rights
There’s a Digital Media Crash. But No One Will Say It
Porn Companies Tell Us Why the End of Net Neutrality Will Make Porn Boring
Don’t Let the Koch Brothers Buy ‘Time’ Magazine
Special Education’s Hidden Racial Gap
Our silence enables sexual predators in the workplace. It has to stop.
Mandate
Trump is right to protect U.S. manufacturers. Here’s how he could help us. The U.S. solar industry needs help fighting unfair competition from China. (this administration will do nothing to help solar energy. Nothing)
Poison in the Water
Republicans are weaponizing the tax code (“…after years of pushing for a safety net that works through the tax code, in order to keep more social democratic reforms at bay, Republicans now reveal their willingness to demolish even those modest protections.” Plenty of Democrats were complicit in this too. Which is why we’re where we are today)

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