Gulf Coast communities — already contending with Covid-19, racism and lingering damage from last year’s hurricanes — now face added pollution risks from the fossil fuel industry as Hurricane Ida nears amid build-out of gas export and plastic-manufacturing plants.
Dallas’ Hidden History of Terror Texas Observer
The [book] begins with the bombings. The 1950s terror spree that racist Dallasites unleashed on Black residents who’d dared buy homes in a then-white neighborhood.
Is Vaccine Immunity Waning? David Leonhardt
It may not really be waning much — which means universal booster shots may do little good.
These kids are among 9 killed in today’s US airstrike in Kabul. US airforces had said they targeted ISIS-K suicide attackers. pic.twitter.com/EbwaRFjQ8i
— Tajuden Soroush (@TajudenSoroush) August 29, 2021
This short two-minute clip of Australian troops murdering an unarmed villager is a far more accurate picture of the realities of the Afghanistan🇦🇫 occupation than any of the pictures of soldiers kissing babies and protecting children we're being inundated with right now. pic.twitter.com/KKfSXeFThz
— Alan MacLeod (@AlanRMacLeod) August 25, 2021
Are the Navy SEALs actually awful at their jobs? Washington Post
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