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Writer Mark Danner explains how America lost its identity in the pursuit of endless war. PLUS: Question from Hell!
Author Rebecca Gordon makes the case for the prosecution of officials for post-9/11 war crimes.
Author Chloe Taft examines Bethlehem, PA’s post-industrial bet on casino gambling.
Civic educator Tom Tresser shows why the city of Chicago is not broke, just poor in leadership. / Laddie O examines personal cybersecurity in the wake of the Apple / FBI court case.
Ecologist Andreas Malm explores the links between fossil fuels and capitalism’s 19th century explosion. PLUS: Rotten History and a letter from Ed Sutton on how to help refugees – http://www.sufr.ch/
Anuradha Mittal profiles the dangerous lives of land rights activists in Ethiopia and Cameroon. Laura Carlsen explains how marijuana legalization trends are shifting US-Mexico drug war policies.
Lawpagandist Brian Foley explains his work with the Applied Legal Storytelling, a movement he co-created that brings techniques of narrative fiction into the courtroom, tells us what lawyers can learn from the second act of VH1′s Behind the Music episodes, and why jurors (and humans in general) naturally prefer happy endings. Writer and former public Read more
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://drugabuse.gov Home of the National Institute of Health’s National Institute on Drug Abuse. Learn what the gov thinks about your drug use.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://www.abcya.com/animate.htm A pretty awesome free, online animation tool for kids… or anyone else interested in free online animation tools.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://n2yo.com Realtime satellite tracking. You can track the Planetary Society’s LightSail here: http://www.n2yo.com/?s=40661
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week http://trustmech.com/ “Trust Me, I am a ‘Mechanical Engineer’.”
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: https://dearfcc.org/ The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) helps make it easy for the FCC to clearly hear the united voices for keeping our Internet open.