America’s Prison System is a Moral Abomination

America’s Prison System is a Moral Abomination
By Simon Balto

April 17, 2018 at 01:03PM
via Lawyers, Guns & Money http://www.lawyersgunsmoneyblog.com/2018/04/americas-prison-system-moral-abomination

Kansas locked up more than 5,000 women and girls for having STDs

Kansas locked up more than 5,000 women and girls for having STDs
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April 18, 2018 at 10:43AM
via My Reading List: Unread https://timeline.com/kansas-imprisoned-more-than-5-000-women-and-girls-for-having-stds-a0a9c853e6e4

We Don’t Have Elections

We Don’t Have Elections
By Jacob Silverman

April 18, 2018 at 01:02PM
via The Baffler http://thebaffler.com/the-future-sucked/we-dont-have-elections-silverman?utmsource%3Drss-feed%26utmmedium%3Drss%26utm_campaign%3Dfeed

The Chinese Communist Party Is Setting Up Cells at Universities Across America

The Chinese Communist Party Is Setting Up Cells at Universities Across America
By Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian

April 18, 2018 at 12:53PM
via Foreign Policy http://foreignpolicy.com/2018/04/18/the-chinese-communist-party-is-setting-up-cells-at-universities-across-america-china-students-beijing-surveillance/

Why China’s New Dystopian Social Credit Score is So Popular

Why China’s New Dystopian Social Credit Score is So Popular
By Rebecca Watson

April 18, 2018 at 10:42PM
via Skepchick http://skepchick.org/2018/04/chinas-new-dystopian-social-credit-score-popular/

Closing the racial wealth gap: debunking 10 common myths

Closing the racial wealth gap: debunking 10 common myths
By Jason Kottke

April 19, 2018 at 03:00PM
via kottke.org https://kottke.org/18/04/closing-the-racial-wealth-gap-debunking-10-common-myths

It’s True

It’s True
By ClickHole

April 20, 2018 at 05:31PM
via ClickHole https://www.clickhole.com/its-true-1825430997

Trump Admitted That Firing Rosenstein or Mueller Would Be Obstruction

Trump Admitted That Firing Rosenstein or Mueller Would Be Obstruction
By Nancy LeTourneau

April 20, 2018 at 04:30PM
via Washington Monthly https://washingtonmonthly.com/2018/04/20/trump-admitted-that-firing-rosenstein-or-mueller-would-be-obstruction/

“39 Minutes”: The Comey Memos Leak

“39 Minutes”: The Comey Memos Leak
By Anne Laurie

April 20, 2018 at 08:06AM
via Balloon Juice https://www.balloon-juice.com/2018/04/20/39-minutes-the-comey-memos-leak/

The Bad Arguments for Trump’s Terrible Nominee for State

The Bad Arguments for Trump’s Terrible Nominee for State
By Daniel Larison

April 19, 2018 at 10:55PM
via The American Conservative http://www.theamericanconservative.com/larison/the-bad-arguments-for-trumps-terrible-nominee-for-state/