AWS Elasticsearch: a fundamentally-flawed offering Spun (cnchal). From October still germane.
We’ve Found a Serious New Health Risk to Human Spaceflight Science Alert (David L)
California’s methane super-emitters Ars Technica
Black tide in Brazil Agence France-Presse
‘Barbarians’ go to war with Warren Politico
Sheriff deputy wrestles quadruple amputee teenager in violent video Independent (re Silc)
Democrats in Disarray
I want to be the party of the New Deal again.
The party of the Civil Rights Act,
the one that electrified this nation and fights for all people.
For that, many would call us radical.
But we aren’t “pushing the party left,”
we are bringing the party home.pic.twitter.com/wLeDaxCHkZ
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) 17 November 2019
The Miracle of General Equilibrium Inference (tony)
l’affaire Jeffrey Epstein
Researchers identify seven types of fake news, aiding better detection Phys.org (chuck l)
Protesters are flooding the streets of Bolivia, mostly from Indigenous communities, rising up against the US-backed far-right military coup
This is even after the dictatorial regime passed an order granting impunity to all soldiers who massacre protesterspic.twitter.com/KuSJjiemYw
— Ben Norton (@BenjaminNorton) 18 November 2019
Diary Meehan Crist London Review of Books (clive)
PG&E warns of potential power shut-offs Wednesday and Thursday San Francisco Chronicle
Did the Fall of the Berlin Wall Produce the Trump Presidency? Foreign Policy in Focus
Days Before Announcing Essex Junction Layoffs, Company Secured $5.3 Million State Incentive Vermont Public Radio. re Silc: “like obama and his private equity homeboy doooooovalue patrick sez: we don’t want nooooo talk bout revolution roun here “folks”.”
THE UNITED STATES OF INEQUALITY: A TIMELINE Capital & Main
Numbers show joke is on the US, not Huawei Asia Times re Silc: “i was looking at their phones in lisbon last year. very nice. great photos. lots of people use them there.”
Thousands of birds have died at India’s largest inland saltwater lake from suspected botulism, officials said https://t.co/jFwyJL4SL6
— AFP news agency (@AFP) 17 November 2019
Indian telecom losses mount to record levels Asia Times
The Betrayal of the Kurds New York Review of Books
Antidote du Jour (via):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.