Links for you. Science:
Long COVID Is Everyone’s Problem. Many long-haulers feel that science is failing them. Neglecting them could make the pandemic even worse.
Population impact of SARS-CoV-2 variants with enhanced transmissibility and/or partial immune escape
Kidney Outcomes in Long COVID
A Prominent Study Said Ivermectin Prevents COVID, But The Data Is Suspect
Association of Jail Decarceration and Anticontagion Policies With COVID-19 Case Growth Rates in US Counties
This Is the Moment the Anti-Vaccine Movement Has Been Waiting For
Climate change is not going to wait for America to get its act together
On Afghanistan Withdrawal, NYT’s Peter Baker Turns to Raytheon Board Member for Independent ‘Analysis’
Trump’s Supreme Court just showed why court-packing is necessary to save U.S. democracy
Latino city in Arizona grew, but census says it shrank
My 12-year-old brother’s death was used to sell the ‘war on drugs.’ It’s time for Biden to end it.
The FBI declared Food Not Bombs a National Security Threat on August 29, 1988
There’s a big problem with Biden’s commission on the Supreme Court
GSU instructor fired after disagreement over mask policy: ‘It crossed a moral boundary’
Free Parking Is Killing Cities
Infrastructure Summer: Heidi Heitkamp’s Lobbying Journey. Before she got hired to run a dark-money outfit, she advocated for tax hikes on dynastic wealth. Now, she’s against them.
Time to Stop Believing Deficit Bullshit
Trump Tower’s key tenants have fallen behind on rent and moved out. But Trump has one reliable customer: His own PAC.
What the Justice Department should do to stop the Texas abortion law
You aren’t legally allowed to know which variant gave you COVID-19 in the US, even if it’s Delta
Sweetgreen’s CEO Thinks Salads Work Better Than Vaccines: Elite health fetish as denial of social responsibility.
Licenses of doctors who spread harmful COVID-19 information should be at risk
Sen. Birch Bayh, D-Ind., and Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kan., right, get together on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 1978 at the Capitol during a break in a closed session of the Senate that is discussing the Panama Canal treaties. Dole said he would move to make public charges involving Gen. Torrijos and members of his family being involved in drug traffic. Bayh, as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, has custody of classified files dealing with the allegations. (AP Photo/ John Duricka)
The Great American Science Heist: How the Bayh-Dole Act Wrested Public Science From the People’s Hands
Gavin Newsom Is Much More Than the Lesser of Two Evils
The Legal Minds Who Tried to Overturn the Election for Trump Are Being Welcomed Back Into Polite Society
THIS IS THE POINT OF THE CULTURE WAR
Walking Places Is Part of the Culture Wars Now
An Entire Generation of Americans Has No Idea How Easy Air Travel Used to Be
The Joe Rogan COVID Experience Is Following Its Deranged, Destined Course