Happy Easter! Spain To Try Nationwide 4-Day Workweek Treehugger Why Did the Slave Trade Survive So Long? New York Review of Books The Collapse of Puerto Rico’s Iconic Telescope New Yorker The Slow Travel Trend Is Here to Stay Conde Nast Traveler From December, still germane. Farms Are Coming To Cities American Conservative What is Brood X? When do cicadas come out in 2021? Answering your buggiest questions. WaPo Pete Buttigieg mocked for ‘phony’ Cabinet meeting bike stunt NY Post. Gotcha! I want to know: did he drink any water? How did this crisis happen? A breach at Piney Point puts area in environmental peril Miami Herald Florida residents are evacuated after reservoir contaminated with radioactive wastewater started collapsing: Gov. Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency Daily Mail
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Spain To Try Nationwide 4-Day Workweek Treehugger
Why Did the Slave Trade Survive So Long? New York Review of Books
The Slow Travel Trend Is Here to Stay Conde Nast Traveler From December, still germane.
Farms Are Coming To Cities American Conservative
Pete Buttigieg mocked for ‘phony’ Cabinet meeting bike stunt NY Post. Gotcha! I want to know: did he drink any water?
“It’s the Biggest Genocide in Our History” Der Spiegel. Lula interview.
Los Angeles Faces Familiar Virus Challenges As It Enters Orange Tier Capital & Main
A State-by-State Look at Coronavirus in Prisons Marshall Project
Across Asia-Pacific and Europe, Covid-19 has thrown up another risk – an addiction to lockdowns South China Morning Post
Randi Weingarten on Opening Schools Safely New Yorker
The Surprising Success of Sputnik V Der Spiegel
How has the US pandemic response increased inequality? Look at New York’s nail salons. MIT Technology Review
Egalitarians are more aware of inequality Ars Technica
An insider-trading indictment shows ties to Bloomberg News scoops Columbia Journalism Review
In apology, Amazon admits some drivers have to ‘pee in bottles’ Agence France-Presse
— Matt Stoller (@matthewstoller) April 4, 2021
New York State of Mind
They happen to like New York Times Literary Supplement
What Happens to New York Theater on April 2? New York magazine
A Pasta Factory in Brooklyn New Yorker
China Is Missing from the Great Inflation Debate Project Syndicate. Jamies Galbraith.
Weaponized Immigrants: Uyghur Edition Immigrants as a Weapon
Spratly Islands, Diaoyu, Bay of Bengal: is a storm brewing in Asia-Pacific waters? South China Morning Post
The Making of Brand Modi The Diplomat
Bengal Polls: Will TMC Stand Strong in Hooghly Despite BJP’s Momentum? The Wire. Important election in West Bengal: Didi (Mamata Banerjee) and Modi square off.
LETTER FROM LONDON: A Troubling Decision Consortium News. Concerning Craig Murray’s case.
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Little Tern (Sternula albifrons)🐦🦜🕊️🎵❤️ pic.twitter.com/ZwQkm8nqke
— World birds (@worldbirds32) December 21, 2020