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Subject Dispatches From the Culture Wars - Society Ablaze
Date May 13, 2020 12:00 AM
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DISPATCHES FROM THE CULTURE WARS - SOCIETY ABLAZE  
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May 12, 2020
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_ The pandemic inflames inequalities throughout the country _

Protester displays Ahmaud Arbery's likeness on her face mask, Photo:
John Bazemore/AP

 

* The “Plandemic” Deception
* Covid and the Racial Contract
* How the Far Right Feeds Off the Pandemic
* Education Transformed
* From Covid to Cold War
* The Lynching of Ahmaud Arbery
* Running and Racism
* How To Be Depressed

The “Plandemic” Deception
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By Scott Neuman
May 8, 2020
NPR

A slickly produced 26-minute video called _Plandemic_ has exploded
on social media in recent days, claiming to present a view of COVID-19
that differs from the "official" narrative.

Covid and the Racial Contract
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By Adam Serwer
May 8, 2020
The Atlantic

The lives of disproportionately black and brown workers are being
sacrificed to fuel the engine of a faltering economy, by a president
who disdains them. This is the COVID contract.

How the Far Right Feeds Off the Pandemic
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By Maresi Starzmann
April 13, 2020
The Indypendent

While the far right typically present themselves as part of a well
organized, cohesive movement, they have been all over the place when
it comes to COVID-19.

Education Transformed

THE UBERFICATION OF UNIVERSITIES
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By Franco Pilazzi, April 30, 2020, Jacobin

TEACHING ACROSS AN ABYSS OF SILENCE
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By Belle Chesler, May 10, 2020, TomDispatch

From Covid to Cold War

NEOCONS ARE BEATING COLD WAR DRUMS…AGAIN
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By Melvin Goodman, May 6, 2020, CounterPunch

TRUMP BLAMES CHINA
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By Anita Kumar, May 3, 2020, Politico

The Lynching of Ahmaud Arbery
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By Ben Crump
May 8, 2020
USA Today

Justice in the case of a 25-year-old black male was delayed amid the
COVID-19 response. Apparently in Georgia bowling and tattooing are
more essential.

Running and Racism
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By Alison Mariella Désir
May 8, 2020
Outside

The response to Ahmaud Arbery's murder highlighted a little-discussed
fact: the running world is deeply divided by race, and we must address
it.

How To Be Depressed
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By Mark Athitakis
March 24, 2020
On the Seawall

For decades, the critic George Scialabba has suffered from severe
clinical depression. His treatment notes reveal the depths of his
illness and the inadequacy of institutions to fully address it.

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