Links for you. Science:
Face masks effectively limit the probability of SARS-CoV-2 transmission
There’s a new vaccine but not for COVID. It’s for the other deadly pandemic – malaria.
The unseen covid-19 risk for unvaccinated people
COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough Case Investigation and Reporting
He’s a Stanford professor and a Nobel laureate. Critics say he was dangerously misleading on Covid (must-read)
Millions of Our Fellow Citizens Are Lost in Rebellion Against Reality. There is no compromise with this. There is no common ground. There is no deal to be struck.
The Man Who Can Work With Republicans
Biden administration moves toward making the pandemic work-from-home experiment permanent for many federal workers
Larry Summers Is Concerned About Inflation, Again
Vaccination data hints at new pandemic phase in which COVID-19 spreads primarily among Republicans (not sure this will happen, but you never know. I think a fair number of the ‘antis’ will get the vaccine on the down low.)
Are U.S. Officials Under Silent Attack? The Havana Syndrome first affected spies and diplomats in Cuba. Now it has spread to the White House.
‘There’s no question I was just canceled’: AP journalist fired over social media posts speaks up
A knee on our necks
Queens of Infamy: Boudicca. If you underestimate a woman determined to avenge violence against her daughters, prepare yourself to get sacked. On repeat.
Arizona Republicans introduce bill to strip powers from Democratic secretary of state
AP, in Leaked Memos, Doing Damage Control With Staff: “You Will Have a Voice”
Bertrand Goldberg, Nathan E. Jacobs Residence (1943) Glencoe, IL
Politico Will Adopt a Hybrid Workplace After Labor Day
Why do COVID conspiracy theories like post-vaccine ‘shedding’ catch on? How misinformation peddlers have broadened their allure
A century ago, a prosperous Black neighborhood in Tulsa, Okla., perished at the hands of a violent white mob.
The Crisis of Anti-Semitic Violence
As D.C. Kicks Off Redistricting Process, Two Concerns Emerge: Timing And Parking
Manchin is no constitutional scholar, actual constitutional scholars prove
Unemployed in America: ‘It’s Gotten So Much More Expensive to Be Homeless.’
Democrats must make the GOP spell out what it is for and against
Robert Kennedy Jr. cavorts with Nazis, and suing Daily Kos won’t make that any less true