Friday, July 5, 2024

Weekly Reading (7/5/24)

The Labour landslide in the UK is very exciting and, as usual, I recommend the Guardian liveblog for keeping up with breaking news.

Russian Attacks Crush Factories and Way of Life in Ukrainian Villages (NYT)

Sudan’s warring factions using starvation as weapon, experts say (The Guardian)

Inside India's first heat stroke emergency room (BBC)

Louisiana’s Ten Commandments Law Signals a Broader Christian Agenda (NYT)

A tribe in Maine is using opioid settlement funds on a sweat lodge to treat addiction (NPR)

Uber, Lyft to pay Mass. drivers $32 minimum wage during rides under $175 million settlement (WBUR)

This Land Is My Land: Inside the Growing Movement to Fight Conservation (Mother Jones)

The Coming Birth-Control Revolution (The Atlantic)

Fact check: true. In Tarik Skubal, the Tigers have found a must-watch ace (The Athletic)

The "Epic Row" Over a New Epoch (The New Yorker)

In Words and Beyond Them: Jane Hirshfield on the Transformative Art of Translation (LitHub)

Controlling the Flow of Baseball (Baseball Prospectus)

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