that dirty subject

The argument for doing what you can

Nihilism isn’t unique to COVID. From climate change to political activism, it’s getting harder and harder to justify putting effort out for seemingly no return. This is the argument for doing what you can

WSJ’s Facebook Files: behind the scandals and the paywall

The documents paint a horrid picture of Facebook’s criminal negligence in policing their platform, their ruthless pursuit of profits over the people that made them billionaires, and that they understood their harm the whole time. In short, we now know what Facebook knew and when it knew it.

The problem with “doing your own research:” most people are bad at it

It’s important to note that Nicki says she will receive the vaccine because she’ll need it to tour and to protect her son. But with an important caveat: she won’t get it until she’s “done her research.” And it’s that specific phrasing that’s the real issue here.

Joe Manchin: Conflict Resolution Expert

Think Joe Manchin is incompetent because he won’t get rid of the filibuster? Wait until you see his conflict resolution skills in action

Kyrsten Sinema’s Diary 3/5/2021

It’s your fav #girlboss here again diary! Unfortunately, I didn’t slay as hard as I usually do, and a lot of people are mad at me. All because I voted no on some silly wage bill!

The plight of vegetarians

Vegetarians are the vanguard of climate warriors, but they struggle from plights the general public is unaware of…until now

How Capitalism is going to solve the pandemic

Every few days, there’s a new update on the COVID 19 vaccine and its distribution. While, on the surface, this is great news (and it is), there’s a persisting problem we haven’t addressed: what are we going to do with the idiots that don’t want to take it.