The Spanish island that communicates by whistle BBC Ishmael Reed Gets the Last Laugh New Yorker Sacklers did not influence Purdue in deal talks, examiner finds Reuters NYPD cop who ‘MacGyvered’ a potato chip bag and duct tape into a bandage to save stabbing victim says it was the first time he had tried the plan Daily Mail Facebook cracks down on discussing ‘hoes’ in gardening group NY Post Testing the Air to Tell a Story: How We Investigated Air Pollution Near Florida’s Sugar Fields ProPublica THE STORY OF 18TH CENTURY ENGLAND’S BOOMING GRAVEROBBING INDUSTRY, AND THE MAN WHO INSPIRED ‘DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE’ Crime Reads Prince Harry tell-all not meant to be a ‘f–k you’ to royal family — honest! NY Post. Page Six. #COVID-19 US life expectancy in 2020 saw biggest drop since WWII AP US sees
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Returning home after Germany’s deadly floods Deutsche Welle
The Stench of Climate Change Capital & Mail
Bezos Blasts Off & Gets Blasted Consortium News
Emailed Jeff Bezos. pic.twitter.com/uu3mZXFF0O
— Trisha Greenhalgh (@trishgreenhalgh) July 20, 2021
NPR’s Brilliant Self-Own TK News. Matt Taibbi.
The Greatest Threat to Britain Isn’t China or Russia, It’s Boris Johnson Counterpunch. Patrick Cockburn.
The law firm of Wu + Khan + Kanter is now complete: of Biden to nominate Big Tech adversary Kanter to helm the Justice Dept.’s antitrust division https://t.co/hYa1kElJvp
— Kara Swisher (@karaswisher) July 20, 2021
These Israeli officials are demanding US officials legally punish Ben & Jerry’s because they decided not to sell their ice cream in the occupied territories to support the boycott.
Israeli officials should stay out of US politics and stop demanding free speech violations. https://t.co/ha9XwroQ4a
— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) July 20, 2021
Warmongers Should Be Treated Like Serial Killers And Child Rapists Caitlin Johnstone
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
India looks to East Asia, Middle East in hunt for mango buyers South China Morning Post
13 dead, 100,000 displaced as flooding rains hit central China South China Morning Post
The videos shared on Chinese social media about the floodings in Henan following the heavy rain really show the severity of the situation. These are some of them. pic.twitter.com/zZMKxvAGAX
— Manya Koetse (@manyapan) July 20, 2021
Antidote du Jour. KLG25: “Sand Hill Crane in Sarasota, Florida. Part of the year-round population. True snowbirds.”
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.