Links 5/4/22

Links for you. Science:

Three early promising Covid-19 innovations that didn’t work.
Babies die as congenital syphilis continues a decade-long surge
The tick that makes people allergic to red meat is in D.C.
Virus mutations aren’t slowing down. New omicron subvariant proves it.
Acute Hepatitis and Adenovirus Infection Among Children — Alabama, October 2021–February 2022
They’re All Good Dogs, and It Has Nothing to Do With Their Breed

Other:

The Ohio Model for Purging Progressives: A Democratic establishment victory in a House race last year has emboldened big money to upend this primary cycle.
Supreme Court has voted to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows: “We hold that Roe and Casey must be overruled,” Justice Alito writes in an initial majority draft circulated inside the court.
Mass flight of tech workers turns Russian IT into another casualty of war
The Democrats’ Giant Dilemma. John Fetterman’s blue-collar progressivism has endeared him to Pennsylvania voters. Why are so many Democratic leaders opposing his Senate run?
Trucker Convoy Says It’s Headed Back to DC: “When we left, you guys laughed at us,” says a prominent People’s Convoy member. So they’re coming back.
The Russian Terror
What Historic Preservation Is Doing to American Cities
La Resistance Lives On
Spouting ‘groomer’ rhetoric, ‘Patriot’ bikers plan to confront Pride rally next month in Idaho
BuT tHe bAsE rAtE fAlLaCy
This New Hampshire Power Player’s Legacy Is Even Uglier Than We Knew
Where Is the Organizing Energy?
With attack on Twitter, the right shows it has institutionalized Trump’s corrupt use of government power
As Finland considers NATO membership, citizens mobilize for an invasion by Russia
School Boards Are No Match for America’s Political Dysfunction
Stop Watching So Much Cable News, I Beg You
Tucker Carlson Is a White Nationalist, and Conservatives Are Okay With It: The right circles the wagons around the popular racist host.
MARK PENN IS A PUSH POLLSTER
As Feinstein Declines, Democrats Struggle to Manage an Open Secret
Coming For It All
Leaked Draft Opinion Shows Supreme Court Set to Strike Down Roe v. Wade
The Mental Health Crisis That’s Causing Teachers to Quit

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