Links 7/26/19

Links for you. Science:

The Human Brain Project Hasn’t Lived Up to Its Promise
From Sewage Dump To Beach: Washington’s Rivers May Be Safe To Swim Within 5 Years
Study: Millions should stop taking aspirin for heart health
How fat prawns can save lives
Color-changing tattoo shows blood glucose level


Turns Out Tunneling Is Hard
A dozen years later, a new life for an iconic D.C. greasy spoon
Sanders’ early life in Brooklyn taught lessons, some tough
Secret donors and Trump allies: Inside the operation to push noncitizen voting laws in Florida and other states
Waco resident gets census test with citizenship question, despite Supreme Court blocking question on 2020 Census
Dem cities in Florida just figured out how to beat governor’s voter suppression
The demagogue and the Democrats: Trump spits in the face of American values; the opposition party has no clue how to respond
Is there any explanation for some people’s hatred of Bernie? (full disclosure: I’m a Warren supporter, but the irrationality is indistinguishable from that of a bigot’s. Just saying)
Facebook and Google Trackers Are Showing Up on Porn Sites
Denying Racism Supports It
‘We’re In A Crisis’: Advocates Launch New Citywide Tenant Union
Officials call it a common-sense zoning change. These homeowners say it’s a ‘betrayal.’ (important)
Why ‘National Conservative’ Josh Hawley Wants to Enrich Foreign Banks
Another Person Has Died After Rationing Insulin
Hermitage, Tennessee community members form human chain to block ICE from detaining neighbor
The “Aging Crisis” Is Actually Just a Labor Crisis for the Wealthy
Elizabeth Warren Seeks to Cut Private Equity Down to Size
Rashida Tlaib: Minimum wage should be $20 an hour, not $15
The great plague of 2019, or how the United States got single payer health-care
What Modeling Taught Me About Jeffrey Epstein

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