Media Lens

2020 Aug 8 - 5:55pm
Tags: Guest Post, Links
2020 Aug 8 - 2:29pm
Col. Larry Wilkerson explains that China and the U.S. must work together on the climate crisis, but the militaries and security states on both sides make that impossible.
Tags: China, Doomsday scenarios, Guest Post, junktag (ignore)
2020 Aug 8 - 1:00am
Covid in TN, NC, AL, AL, and IL ~ Party on ~ School reopening ~ Biden's foreign policy team ~ Biden's Republican Hispanic whisperer ~ Biden's Corvette ~ A second Civil War ~ Employment situation ~ Adam Tooze ~ Hydroxychloroquine ~ Covid, sleep, and music ~ "Officer-involved shooting" deprecated
Tags: Guest Post, Water Cooler
2020 Aug 7 - 8:55pm
On the political forces that lead governments to minimize pandemic risks and costs and cheerlead faint signs of hope.
Tags: Doomsday scenarios, Guest Post, Health Care, media watch, pandemic, junktag (ignore)
2020 Aug 7 - 5:55pm
Tags: Links
2020 Aug 7 - 1:00am
COVID round the world and in US regions ~ Party on! ~ Biden Corvette ad (good) ~ Biden fundraising, ad spend ~ Jamaal Bowman lets the cat out of the bag ~ Employment, rail, household debt ~ Southwest ~ Chickens and teargas ~ Abolishing race ~ Employment in DC vs. New York ~ Sid!
Tags: Water Cooler
2020 Aug 6 - 4:24pm
A clever and disconcerting analysis shows how much big indoor gatherings boosted Covid-19 deaths.
Tags: Doomsday scenarios, Guest Post, Health Care, pandemic
2020 Aug 6 - 4:08pm
Financial regulators still don't like to tame bubbles even after seeing how costly it is when they go boom. Shame, that.
Tags: Banking industry, Credit markets, Doomsday scenarios, Economic fundamentals, federal reserve, Free markets and their discontents