Portside Snapshot - December 10, 2018
December 7, 2018 Science Magazine
The suspension, imposed this past September without a public announcement, came as the government launched a review of all fetal tissue research funded by the federal government.
December 6, 2018 NPR
It's not at all clear if the change would help the ailing coal industry. In recent years it has stopped building new plants and been shutting down old ones instead.
Édouard Louis Translation by David Broder
December 8, 2018 Jacobin
France's elites were quick to condemn the gilets jaunes protesters as stupid and backward. But as novelist Édouard Louis writes, they're just standing up for their rights.
December 7, 2018 The Nation
It’s not just about the fuel tax; it’s about anger at ever-increasing burdens on the working class.
December 9, 2018 Politico
How a small rural county’s petty political feuds could shape the next Congress.
December 9, 2018 Portside
We'd like to say that everyone can breathe easier after the midterm elections, which delivered an emphatic judgment on Trump and Trumpism. Congratulations to everyone who contributed to this achievement in any way.
December 3, 2018 World Socialist Web Site
Momentum is building to oppose General Motors’s plans to shut down three major assembly plants in Detroit; Lordstown, Ohio; and Oshawa, Ontario, and eliminate more than 14,000 jobs.
December 5, 2018 AV Club
“Unfulfilled” focuses on the arrival of an Amazon Fulfillment Center in South Park, and the fallout it causes. Things get miserable pretty quickly.
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