1. The Great Russian Disinformation Campaign (theatlantic.com)

  1. The Impotent Executive (nytimes.com)

  2. I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration (nytimes.com)

  3. Mark Zuckerberg: Protecting democracy is an arms race. Here’s how Facebook can help. (washingtonpost.com)

  1. David Runciman · The Impermanence of Importance: Obama (lrb.co.uk)

  1. Some Facebook Employees Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture (nytimes.com)

  2. China Is Treating Islam Like a Mental Illness (theatlantic.com)

  3. Things Fall Apart (pt. 1) (epsilontheory.com)

  1. Glenn Greenwald, the Bane of Their Resistance (newyorker.com)

  1. Beware Rich People Who Say They Want to Change the World (nytimes.com)

  1. Trump wants Pompeo to study 'killing of farmers' in South Africa (reuters.com)

  1. Why Facebook is losing the war on hate speech in Myanmar (reuters.com)

  2. U.S. government seeks Facebook help to wiretap Messenger (reuters.com)

  3. Press leaks during Google's all-hands meeting enrage insiders (businessinsider.com)

  1. Chinese Cops Now Spying on American Soil (thedailybeast.com)

  2. Paris Rolls Out Sidewalk Urinals to Tame "Wild Peeing" (npr.org)

  3. New Zealand Passes Law to Crack Down on Foreign Home Buyers (bloomberg.com)

  1. Intellectuals have said democracy is failing for a century. They were wrong. (vox.com)

  1. Realist World (foreignaffairs.com)

  1. Democratic socialists are conquering the left. But do they believe in democracy? (washingtonpost.com)

  1. War Without End (nytimes.com)

  1. How the West & Liberal World Order Are Changing (nationalreview.com)

  2. Handling of U.S. trade dispute causes rift in Chinese leadership (reuters.com)

  3. Waking Up (Sam Harris): Globalism on the Brink - Ian Bremmer

  1. Macron Wants to Rein in Silicon Valley, from Brussels

  1. Venezuela President Maduro 'survives drone attack'

  1. The Decline and Fall of the American Empire

  2. Angst Swells as Australian Population Nears 25M

  3. George P. Shultz on the Future of the International System

  1. White threat in a browning America

  2. Interview of the Week: Peter Thiel: “Hypnotic Mass Phenomena”

  3. Henry Kissinger Pushed Trump to Work With Russia to Box In China

  4. Google Plans to Launch Censored Search Engine in China, Leaked Documents Reveal

  1. What Trump’s Trade War Is Really About

  1. The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

    In the United States, the premium that college graduates earn over their non-college-educated peers in young adulthood exceeds 70 percent.
    the same process ["that is creating two distinct forms of life in our society"] is now inscribing itself in our own bodies
    Americans now turn over $1 of every $12 in GDP to the financial sector
    In 1954, 28 percent of all workers were members of trade unions, but by 2017 that figure was down to 11 percent.
    Pew’s latest analysis indicates that Trump lost college-educated white voters by a ... 17 percent margin. But he got revenge with non-college-educated whites, whom he captured by a ... 36 percent margin.
    • Criticized by Niall Ferguson for omitting Charles Murray's work: https://twitter.com/nfergus/status/997537723681394688
  1. The Failures of Anti-Trumpism

  1. Saudi Crown Prince: Iran's Supreme Leader 'Makes Hitler Look Good'

  1. Fatalism, Freedom, and the Fight for America’s Future

  2. A Quick (Battle) Field Guide to the New Culture Wars

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