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The Truth About the California Water Crisis Counterpunch The Fickle Charms of Private Global Finance Jayati Ghosh Medieval people suffered for fashion with their extremely pointy shoes Ars Technica Man-sized halibut reeled in in the North Sea The Hill Tons of toxic cargo WaPo Illinois chemical plant fire being left to burn out to stop spillage into river BBC Toxic contaminants detected in northerners at levels twice as high among general population Narwhal UK failing to protect against climate dangers, advisers warn Guardian This Plumber Conducts 95% of His Business by Cargo Bike Treehugger Morgan Stanley chief to bankers: If you want NYC salary, you need to be in NYC NY Post ‘It was exhaustion, it was sadness, it was fatigue’: America’s mayors call it quits Politico Israel launches air

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The Truth About the California Water Crisis Counterpunch

The Fickle Charms of Private Global Finance Jayati Ghosh

Medieval people suffered for fashion with their extremely pointy shoes Ars Technica

Man-sized halibut reeled in in the North Sea The Hill

Tons of toxic cargo WaPo

Illinois chemical plant fire being left to burn out to stop spillage into river BBC

Toxic contaminants detected in northerners at levels twice as high among general population Narwhal

UK failing to protect against climate dangers, advisers warn Guardian

This Plumber Conducts 95% of His Business by Cargo Bike Treehugger

Morgan Stanley chief to bankers: If you want NYC salary, you need to be in NYC NY Post

‘It was exhaustion, it was sadness, it was fatigue’: America’s mayors call it quits Politico

Israel launches air raids on Gaza Strip Ars Technica

#COVID-19

‘A Momentous Day’: New York and California Lift Most Virus Restrictions NYT

Covid News: Study Finds Health Problems Can Persist Long After Infection, Even Among the Asymptomatic NYT

A Detailed Study of Patients with Long-Haul COVID FAIR Health Whitte Paper

With Only 41% of U.S. Vaccinated, Biden Abandons Promised COVID Workplace Safety Regulations Payday Report

What Will California Look Like Now That the Masks Are Coming Off? Capital & Main

Former FDA chief Hahn defends his jump to Flagship Pioneering, the firm behind Moderna Stat

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Indian scientists: We didn’t back doubling of COVID vaccine gap Al Jazeera

THE VACCINE DIVIDE Intercept

Vaccine Refusal in Trump Country Makes It a Sitting Duck for COVID Delta Variant Truthout

Experts “extremely worried” about Delta variant as US death toll hits 600,000 Ars Technica

What makes the Delta covid-19 variant more infectious? MIT Technology Review

Coronavirus Delta variant ‘may hit us pretty hard’ this fall. Here’s what you need to know PBS (David L)

New Cold War

Has the Media’s Russiagate Reckoning Finally Begun? TK News. Matt Taibbi.

Biden-Putin summit: Experts warn of cyber nuclear nightmare Deutsche Welle

Once, Superpower Summits Were About Nukes. Now, It’s Cyberweapons. NYT

Face to face: Biden, Putin ready for long-anticipated summit AP


Trump Transition

The Policy That Might Have Rescued America And Stopped Trump Daily Poster. David Sirota.

BREAKING NEWS: Trump announces he will go the BORDER with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on June 30th and slams Biden and Harris for refusing to visit the ‘wreck they created’ Daily Mail

Emails show Trump pressured Justice Dept. over 2020 election AP

The Political, Legal, and Moral Minefield That Donald Trump Left for Merrick Garland New Yorker

Biden Administration

‘Our Democracy Hangs in the Balance’: Calls Grow for Justice Breyer to Retire Common Dreams

Big Brother IS Watching You Watch

‘Congress needs to act’ to prevent more DOJ spying abuses — under both parties: press freedom advocates Alternet

Waste Watch

EPA explores aligning 2030 food waste goal with UN target, official says Waste Dive

Class Warfare

The Amazon that customers don’t see: Inside a key warehouse during the pandemic Seattle Times

Some Hospitals Kept Suing Patients Over Medical Debt Through the Pandemic ProPublica

The Political Establishment Doesn’t Want You to Know the Economy Is Rigged Jacobin

Huge win for progressives as Lina Khan takes helm at FTC Politico

Brexit

Hundreds of thousands of EU citizens in UK risk uncertain status from 1 July Guardian

Myanmar,

‘Our only option’: Myanmar civilians take up arms for democracy Al Jazeera

China?

Politico | Pentagon considers permanent naval task force to counter China in the Pacific South China Morning Post

Reactor problem a new headache for designer, China Asia Times

India

COVID-19: How Fake Tests, Fudged Data Helped Paint a Kinder Picture for Kumbh Mela The Wire

Covid-19: Why are states assuming the third wave will impact mostly children? Scroll

Antidote du Jour TH: “Apparently, some doves will perch anywhere!”:

Links 6/16/2021

See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here

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