Beekeepers Benefit From The Hive Mind In Community Apiaries NPR
In The Midst Of Drought, California Farmers Used More Water For Almonds Forbes
Longest historic temperature record stretches back 2 million years Nature
Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle Reuters. So, more capex in the oil patch?
Trudeau government approves Petronas’ $36-billion LNG project in BC Daily Hive
US drives rainforest destruction by importing Amazon oil, study finds Guardian
California Suspends ‘Business Relationships’ With Wells Fargo Bloomberg
Wells Fargo CEO Isn’t Out of Danger Despite Pay Clawback WSJ
Clawbacks and Consumer Loans Bloomberg
Why People Have Been Worrying About Deutsche Bank, in 12 Charts Bloomberg
Draghi and Berlin drawn into Deutsche Bank troubles FT
Europe’s banks ‘not investable’ says top banker amid Deutsche Bank crisis Guardian
Shadow Banking Bounces Back Conversable Economist
How a Goldman Sachs puppet promoted another Goldman Sachs puppet as the PM of Greece the unbalanced evolution of homo sapiens
Exclusive: The explosive allegations at the top of the Championship Telegraph
From Israel via London, an online gambling scam traps thousands Reuters
Seven months after I expose crypto-currency OneCoin, police move in. Mirror (RS).
Who Should Buy Twitter? No One. Slate
US tech groups unite to dispel AI fears FT. There’s a confidence builder….
Hate standing in line? Japan now has self-driving chairs Phys.org
Billionaire: Chinese real estate is ‘biggest bubble in history’ CNN
The Chinese Banks Eating Wall Street’s Lunch (in Asia) WSJ
Duterte Calls for End to US-Philippine Military Exercises, Part of Tilt Toward China Foreign Policy
Last PH-US war games for ‘this year’ alone — Duterte top adviser Inquirer
Turnbull: Flunky for the banking mafia Macrobusiness
The New Times: Brexit, globalisation, the crisis in Labour and the future of the left New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn: We can climb electoral mountain BBC
8 key points from Jeremy Corbyn’s rousing Labour Conference speech Mirror
Labour conference live: Shadow Cabinet turns on Jeremy Corbyn over immigration speech Independent. Deputy Leader Tom Watson: “I don’t know why we’ve been focusing on what was wrong with the Blair and Brown governments.” Er, Iraq?
Missile System That Downed MH17 Said to Be From Russia WSJ
MH17 shot down by rebels using Buk system brought from Russia – int’l investigators RT
FLASHLIGHT FROM MH-17 INVESTIGATION — DUTCH, AUSTRALIAN AND UKRAINIAN POLICE ANNOUNCE END OF TUNNEL; RUSSIAN GENERALS ANNOUNCE TUNNEL VISION John Helmer. As always with digital evidence, check the provenance.
Shoot down of commercial airliner precedent rests with U.S. warship Vincennes Globe and Mail (2014).
9/11 Bill Crashes Saudi Stock Exchange, Bond Market Ambitions Oilprice.com
Override of Obama veto just first hurdle in 9/11 families’ pursuit of Saudi Arabia McClatchy
A Few Links On Syria And Other Issues Moon of Alabama
The Art of the Nuclear Deal LRB
Rogue Mission: Did the Pentagon Bomb Syrian Army to Kill Ceasefire Deal? Counterpunch
Black Injustice Tipping Point
A Homegirl Reflecting on Charlotte Uprising tressiemc
President Obama Wants Colin Kaepernick to Consider ‘Pain’ of Military Families Time
White House Outlines Massive Outreach to Indian Country at Tribal Nations Conference Indian Country
Democrats target Libertarian ticket The Hill. “[S]ome of the nation’s most prominent liberal writers, who are seeking to shame young voters away from the Libertarian ticket.” Bad voters! B-a-a-a-a-d! [slaps voter on nose with rolled-up newspaper].
Hillary Clinton Struggles to Win Back Young Voters From Third Parties NYT. All those Republican endorsements she worked so hard for should really be a help.
Parsing What Makes a Trump Supporter Tick NYT
Hillary Clinton’s awkward history on trade policy FT
The most dangerous conspiracy theory of 2016 Politico
Cheer Up. History Will Forget This Dismal Campaign. Tyler Cowen, Bloomberg. Who needs prediction markets when we have asset prices?
For fear of finding something worse Alternet. From August, but still useful. “The US presidential campaign is more like a contest between Angela Merkel and Silvio Berlusconi, in which the US left has decided to support Merkel.”
The Mytilenean Dialogue From 428 B.C. Explains Who Really Won the Trump-Clinton Debate Foreign Policy
Clinton and Trump Get Most of Their Campaign Funds from These 250 Neighborhoods Wired
House approves stopgap funding, averting costly shutdown The Hill
New nursing home standards preserve patients’ right to sue WaPo
EXCLUSIVE: Elected officials sign letter praising NYC charter schools as ‘world-class education’ prior to rally NY Daily News (AH). Ka-ching.
Studies Link Cancer Patients’ Survival Time To Insurance Status NPR. Rule #2 of neoliberalism…
Think only low–paid workers get the Sports Direct treatment? You’re wrong Guardian. The academic precariat in the UK.
The Ebbs and Flows of Coastal Maine Deborah Fallows, The Atlantic. The piece ends with a request for Eastport to activate the weather station at its small airport, to make it easier for the Fallows’ single-engine propeller airplane, a Cirrus SR22, to take off and land. Granted, Fallows prefaces her request with “Selfishly speaking,” but if that request doesn’t exemplify privilege, it’s hard to see what would.
Wreaths Across America. A reader writes: “Each year the 4H Club that my family and I are involved with goes to Quantico and Arlington National Cemeteries to lay wreaths.”
A revolution disguised as organic gardening: in memory of Bill Mollison The Conversation
The Coming of the Postliberal Era The Archdruid Report
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