Link Soup 2/12/17

Ezra Klein Vox Facebook Summary of Bannon viewpoint and influence on Republicans

vox.com increase in mortality from repealing Affordable Care Act Nice run down on strengths and weaknesses of the evidence and studies available. Take home message – even taking the lower estimates, more would die than from gun homicides.

tumblr.com cinderella redo Just for fun, and why don’t they do this more in movies? More kindness and support among women, yes please.

EO Wilson on half earth, donald trump, and hope I have his GIANT book on ants ❤ The best way to reduce human population growth and save the planet is to educate women.

tumblr.com girls being kicked out of school for wearing slacks 1946

indystar.com these 26 hate groups operate in Indiana

tumblr.com s-leary gives the latest run down on the madness with fascism watch

iowa starting line – police officers we didn’t vote republican to get stabbed in the back

tumblr.com takedown of DeVos cartoon portraying her as Ruby Bridges

bloomberg.com Americans broke the psychologists stress records

nymag.com The madness of king donald

Study finds Indiana one of the worst states for gerrymandering

League of Women Voters rundown on gerrymandering

tumblr.com universities didn’t ‘turn left’ they remained committed to rational thought

flickr.com new department of education logo Oh dear sweet potatoes, this is so terrible, but it made me laugh. Dinosaur-rider Jesus, and now I want a movie, it could be really good actually. Jesus summoning his army of dinosaurs to trample the corrupt money lenders.

tumblr.com 50 Shades of Gray and a rundown of how it portrays an abusive relationship, not a BSDM one

tumblr.com Luke Skywalker and defying toxic masculinity

tumlbr.com rules, parenting, and authoritarianism

tumblr.com the right to free speech xkcd

tumblr.com a response to please stop being so political

tumblr.com acts of true altruism and why they get the harshest troll attacks

4chan the skeleton key to the rise of trumpSaving to read later – I wasn’t in Gamergate circles, but some of my online friends were, and it was really disheartening to see how it was all unfolding.

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