US fascism Show more
Stonekettle Station: The Big Lie https://www.stonekettle.com/2018/10/the-big-lie.html
US politics, bad journalism Show more
Study: Hillary Clinton’s emails got as much front-page coverage in 6 days as policy did in 69 https://www.vox.com/2017/12/7/16747712/study-media-2016-election-clintons-emails
Henry David Thoreau’s 160-year-old notebook shows us just how fast global warming is coming https://qz.com/1431342/
US politics Show more
“Hidden Tribes,” the new report centrists are using to explain away polarization, explained https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/10/22/17991928/hidden-tribes-more-in-common-david-brooks
String theory pros and cons https://youtu.be/6RQ6ugMWZ0c
US politics Show more
Tribalism Isn’t Our Democracy’s Problem. The Conservative Movement Is. http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2018/10/polarization-tribalism-the-conservative-movement-gop-threat-to-democracy.html
Politics, journalism Show more
Is the media making American politics worse? https://www.vox.com/ezra-klein-show-podcast/2018/10/22/17991170/press-media-trump-polarization-jay-rosen-avenatti
How do creationists keep from getting dizzy?
Fax the DHHS over transphobic proposal Show more
I found a very concise article in Nature that gives a broad overview of the last decade and a half of research in sex and genetics and it's got a whole host of references to original research in the bibliography at the bottom.
Handily, Nature provides a 4 page PDF format of it that you can get here: https://www.nature.com/polopoly_fs/1.16943!/menu/main/topColumns/topLeftColumn/pdf/518288a.pdf
Fax it to your regional DHHS rep with a cover letter supporting trans people!
Find their fax number here: http://www.suzaneraslan.net/fight-dhhs-gender-definition
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climate change, us politics Show more
Trump thinks scientists are split on climate change. So do most Americans | Dana Nuccitelli http://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2018/oct/22/trump-thinks-scientists-are-split-on-climate-change-so-do-most-americans
Another technological tragedy | bit-player http://bit-player.org/2018/another-technological-tragedy
Politics, satire Show more
Stoning Our Neighbors to Death Makes the Corn Grow High, and Elitist Liberals Should Stop Attacking This Traditional Value - McSweeney’s Internet Tendency https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/stoning-our-neighbors-to-death-makes-the-corn-grow-high-and-elitist-liberals-should-stop-attacking-this-traditional-value
I think atheism is being derailed by those goddamned celebrity atheists.
If you're a trans comics creator considering crowdfunding, I've got a free copy of my KICKSTARTER SECRETS how-to ebook for you. Use TransRightsAreHumanRights as a discount code at checkout. (Honor system - trans creators only, please!) https://greg-pak.myshopify.com/discount/TransRightsAreHumanRights?redirect=%2Fproducts%2Fkickstarter-secrets-pdf
Disruption caused by energy transition is unstoppable - Amory Lovins https://www.cleanenergywire.org/news/disruption-caused-energy-transition-unstoppable-amory-lovins
Next time you wonder why New York Times people get so defensive, read this. http://pressthink.org/2018/10/next-time-you-wonder-why-new-york-times-people-get-so-defensive-read-this/
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