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The Weirdly Quiet Sun May Get Even Quieter (and BTW, Earth Is Still Warming) Weather Underground Ancient plants escaped the end-Permian mass extinction Nature The woodsman who’s revealing the secret lives of trees Handelsblatt Building Habitat for Pollinators Means Bigger, Better Fruit Anthropocene Warming oceans are hurting seafood supply—and things are getting worse Science Youth climate strikers: ‘We are going to change the fate of humanity’ Guardian (MR). Carpocalypse now: Lyft’s founders are right — we’re already in the endgame for cars Business Insider Baltic Cash Cow Delivers a Second Crisis to Sweden’s Oldest Bank Bloomberg Delaware hedge fund tussle puts efficient market hypothesis in spotlight FT Brexit “What Surprises Me Is the Extent of the Mess” Der Speigel How British MPs

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The Weirdly Quiet Sun May Get Even Quieter (and BTW, Earth Is Still Warming) Weather Underground

Ancient plants escaped the end-Permian mass extinction Nature

The woodsman who’s revealing the secret lives of trees Handelsblatt

Building Habitat for Pollinators Means Bigger, Better Fruit Anthropocene

Warming oceans are hurting seafood supply—and things are getting worse Science

Youth climate strikers: ‘We are going to change the fate of humanity’ Guardian (MR).

Carpocalypse now: Lyft’s founders are right — we’re already in the endgame for cars Business Insider

Baltic Cash Cow Delivers a Second Crisis to Sweden’s Oldest Bank Bloomberg

Delaware hedge fund tussle puts efficient market hypothesis in spotlight FT

Brexit

“What Surprises Me Is the Extent of the Mess” Der Speigel

How British MPs are inching towards backing Theresa May’s Brexit deal Business Insider

House-Cleaning LRB

There are still big questions about a second Brexit referendum Institute for Government

Brexit and migration: our new research highlights fact-free news coverage The Conversation

Former Canadian minister denies Trudeau committed a crime, despite interference claims Axios

Portugal has found an antidote to right wing populism Kontrast

China

China tries to forget, but its war with Vietnam ended with a US victory. Just look at Trump South China Morning Post

South Korea’s plastic problem is a literal trash fire CNN

A month of recyclables sit at a Charleston County landfill with an uncertain fate Post and Courier

Venezuela

US discussing emergency economic aid for Venezuela FT

Mexico Is Making the Wrong Bet on Venezuela Council on Foreign Relations

India v. Pakistan

Pakistan continues partial opening of airspace amid India crisis Al Jazeera

An airstrike and its aftermath Reuters

New Cold War

The True Story of How Russia’s Foreign Policy Process Evolved National Interest

2020

Sanders returns to NY roots, says he can defeat Trump AP

Only a unifying figure can beat Trump in 2020, former Clinton adviser says Yahoo News (CI).

Bernie Sanders Still Doesn’t Pass the Commander-in-Chief Test Foreign Policy.

Kamala Harris Speaks At Beverly Hills Campaign Fundraiser Beverly Hills Courier and Kamala Harris to fundraise in Boston for 2020 White House bid Masslive

“They Are Not All Going to Be Able to Raise Enough”: Elizabeth Warren’s Rookie Mistake Foreshadows a 2020 Money War Vanity Fair

Fallout continues from anti-Muslim display at WV Capitol Charleston Gazette-Mail

Democrats in Disarray

Top Democrat demands another apology from Rep. Ilhan Omar, accusing her of ‘a vile anti-Semitic slur’ WaPo

Dems feel growing pressure on impeachment The Hill

The arcane procedural drama that has House Democrats seething, explained Vox

Big Brother Is Watching You Watch

Revealed: Facebook’s global lobbying against data privacy laws Guardian

Health Care

TELL YOUR MEMBER OF CONGRESS TO SUPPORT MEDICARE FOR ALL Indivisible. Remarkable. For Jayapal’s bill.

Drivers of the fatal drug epidemic Journal of Health Economics

Black Injustice Tipping Point

Visualizing Police Exposure by Race, Gender, and Age in New York City Socius

The Case Against Reparations Adolph Reed, Nonsite.org. From 2016, still germane.

Forty Acres and a Mule in the 21st Century (PDF) William Darity Social Science Quarterly

Guillotine Watch

Look Inside Damien Hirst’s $100,000-per-Night Suite in Las Vegas Bloomberg

How Jeff Bezos Went to Hollywood and Lost Control NYT

Class Warfare

The ‘heartbreaking’ decrease in black homeownership WaPo (MR). Obama’s miserably inadequate response to the foreclosure crisis is carefully airbrushed out.

Lawmakers declare war on the biggest civil rights problem you’ve probably never heard of HuffPo. Compulsory arbitration.

Why Coretta Scott King Fought for a Job Guarantee Boston Review

The fall and rise of small-town Arizona FT

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