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10 Sunday Reads – The Big Picture



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Avert your eyes! My Sunday morning have a look at incompetency, corruption and coverage failures:

•  Issues Fall Aside, Boris Johnson Version: Shed no tears for Boris Johnson and none for the Tory get together both. They knew what they had been doing they usually did it anyway. (Alex Massie)

Google Is Going to Let Politicians Spam Your Inbox: The corporate’s newest pitch for Gmail is a sop to Republicans and a catastrophe for customers. (Businessweek) see additionally Disinformation Has Grow to be One other Untouchable Downside in Washington Quite a few federal companies agree that broadly promoted falsehoods threaten the nation’s safety. Doing one thing about them is one other matter. (New York Times)

The Most Pathetic Males in America: Why Lindsey Graham, Kevin McCarthy, and so many different cowards in Congress are nonetheless doing Trump’s bidding (The Atlantic)

Tycoon Whose Guess Broke the Nickel Market Walks Away a Billionaire Nickel’s ‘Massive Shot’ is shifting on, however the market remains to be reeling. (Bloomberg)

TikTok Store Prospects Are Fearful That They’re Shopping for Faux Merchandise: “TikTok is certainly in want of an entire new tradition of accountability,” one buyer advised BuzzFeed Information. (Buzzfeed News)

Medicare may have saved $3 billion shopping for medicine the Mark Cuban means In a current research revealed within the Annals of Inner Drugs, we analyzed 89 generic medicine bought by Value Plus Medicine and located that Medicare may have saved greater than $3 billion in 2020 by buying 77 of them at Value Plus Medicine costs. For instance, Medicare paid greater than $2 per tablet for aripiprazole, a generally used psychiatric remedy, whereas Cuban’s firm sells the identical formulation of the drug for $0.24 per tablet. (Washington Post)

The Secret Police: A personal safety group frequently despatched Minnesota police misinformation about protestors There are 13 non-public safety guards for each one police officer in downtown Minneapolis, however these teams are far much less regulated than police departments. (MIT Technology Review)

A Aircraft of Monkeys, a Pandemic, and a Botched Deal: Contained in the Science Disaster You’ve By no means Heard Of Consultants say there’s a dire scarcity of primates for biomedical analysis—and it’s placing human lives in danger. (Mother Jones)

The Supreme Court docket’s Gone Rogue — And This can be a Judicial Coup When the Supreme Court docket’s the One Attacking the Structure, Democracy’s in Deep Bother. (Eudaimonia) see additionally Simply How Sharp Was The Supreme Court docket’s Rightward Flip This Time period? The Supreme Court docket’s partisan divide hasn’t been this sharp in generations. (FiveThirtyEight) see additionally The Supreme Court docket has pushed America to the brink. The Court docket granted itself the very energy and authority it’s now utilizing to cease the Authorities from preserving its residents alive primarily based on a promise of credibility. However its credibility is now in tatters. (Prescriptions)

Alaska’s devastating wildfire season is the newest local weather change-fueled catastrophe The state is on observe to set a brand new and horrible file. (Grid)

Be sure you try our Masters in Business interview this weekend with Spencer Jakab, editor of Heard on the Avenue column on the Wall Avenue Journal, and creator of the Forward of the Tape column. He started his profession as an analyst at Credit score Suisse, the place he ultimately grew to become Director of Rising Markets Fairness Analysis. He’s the creator of “The Revolution That Wasn’t: GameStop, Reddit and the Fleecing of Small Investors.”


Public Strain for Gun Laws Up After Shootings

Supply: Gallup


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