New York Magazine
Francine McKenna, Medium
Craig Murray. Assange.
Mirror. Groundhog Day.
Independent and right on cue Guardian
India Today (J-LS).
The WIre (J-LS).
Times of India (J-LS).
WSJ. “‘We cannot say for sure what caused it,’ said Maryam Yunus, a WHO spokeswoman in Pakistan.”
Agence France Presse. “Small pockets of demonstrators” in the lead, and making headlines. The same reporter’s Twitter thread is better:
Hong Kong is going to see another mass demonstration against the local government’s controversial plans to allow extraditions to mainland China & organisers expect a big turnout.
Protesters are largely wearing white.
Our team is on the ground. March starts in 1hr
— Jerome Taylor (@JeromeTaylor)
The mainland press:
The ONLY mentioning of Hong Kong's protest in China's media is by the Global Times. In today's editorial, the paper said the protest was organized by local oppositionists working with Western forces. Neither Xinhua nor Caixin, talked about
— Tom Wang (@tomwxj)
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Joschka Fischer, Project Syndicate
Brad DeLong, Project Syndicate
South China Morning Post
Nikkei Asian Review
Sydney Morning Herald
Kangaroo Court of Australia
New Cold War
Matt Taibbi. Taibbi: “Claim that would-be key Russiagate figure Konstantin Kilimnik is a longtime American informant might be a game-changing story – in a country with a real press corps.” Solomon’s story on Kilimnik’s role as an intelligence source for the State Department . , mentions Kilminik, but not the substance of Solomon’s story.
LRB. “The Mueller report has nothing to say about [Carter] Page’s trip to Cambridge, because accusations of dirty ops against Trump staffers are not part of its remit. (That investigation is still to come, god help us.)” Indeed.
Federal News Network
WaPo. I’m shocked.
Boeing 737 MAX
Daily Beast. Not bean-counters. Management! The article is much better than the headline.
Bloomberg. The next Everest, no doubt with space junk, frozen sh*t, and frozen corpses.
Aeon. Pointe work.
FT. Damn straight!
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