Feb 1 2019 11:00AM
David Schorr (Tel Aviv): Savagery, Civilization, and Property: Theories of Societal Evolution and Commons Concept. Skirting U.S. sanctions, Europeans open new commerce channel to Iran. We obsess about demise, so why don’t we expect extra about being born? The constitutional disaster already on the border. The possibilities of Donald Trump declaring a nationwide emergency on the border simply went means up. How labor can win the following shutdown. Why some on the Left aren’t bought on new anti-shutdown laws. Roger Stone reveals how significantly better it’s to get arrested if you’re wealthy. Anti-vaxxers are among the many WHO’s high 10 world well being threats, and Ebola pretend information is killing folks.
Sara Bernstein Notre Dame): The Metaphysics of Intersectionality. The MAGA hat shouldn’t be an announcement of coverage — it’s an inflammatory declaration of id (and extra). The peculiar logic of the Trump Russia scandal deniers. Howard Schultz doesn’t perceive American historical past: The simplest third-party presidential candidates have been polarizers, not centrists (and increasingly more). Michael Bloomberg’s secret plans to take down Trump. How the connection between Trump and Bloomberg went right into a tailspin. U.S. midwest freezes, Australia burns: That is the age of climate extremes. Fashionable climate forecasts are stunningly correct. The U.S. has slipped out of the highest 20 international locations in a worldwide corruption index.