Links 1/8/19

Links for you. Science:

How to re-establish​​ trust in economics as a science
Bacteria found in ancient Irish soil halts growth of superbugs: New hope for tackling antibiotic resistance (open access paper here)
For The First Time, Scientists Have Seen Bacteria “Fishing” For DNA From Dead Friends
James Watson Won’t Stop Talking About Race
‘We are at war’: New York’s rat crisis made worse by climate change


What Liberals Need To Do Is Shut Up
Why Does No One Care That Neo-Nazis Are Gaining Power In Ukraine? (I do)
It’s Time to Build New, Mixed-Income Public Housing
Cary woman arrested for vandalizing synagogue, has ‘disdain’ for people of other religions (‘racial disdain’? To use mainstream mediaspeak)
Warren Will Need to Avoid Being Typecast
Fake-porn videos are being weaponized to harass and humiliate women: ‘Everybody is a potential target’
Black teacher in NY school told she’s not allowed to eat ‘whites only’ food in faculty lounge: lawsuit (Long Island, NY is the most racist place I have ever lived in the U.S., including the South)
From sex selection to surrogates, American IVF clinics provide services outlawed elsewhere
Marx for me (and hopefully for others too)
French Resistance hero who saved hundreds of Jewish children dies aged 108
Trump claims there’s a 10-foot wall around the Obamas’ D.C. home. He is wrong. (narcissists lie because the lies make them feel good)
E.J. Dionne Provides Classic Example of Liberals Missing the Boat
Spread the Digital Wealth
I filed one of the 83 dismissed misconduct complaints against Brett Kavanaugh. Here’s why.
The SJWs Are Winning and You’re All Just Going to Have to Deal With It
Button offers instant gratification for those plagued by airplane noise
Baltimore Trying To Stem Decades-Long Disappearing Act
On Her Way To Retirement And Obscurity All McCaskill Can Do Is Whine About Progressive Policies And Deride Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Bernie’s Plan for Racial Justice (I’m leaning Warren, but the CAP-aligned bullshit is not helping)

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