weekend reading with for precarious faculty caught up with grading, prep and protesting (and anyone else too). I used to re-blog Gerry Canavan’s link collections regularly but somehow slipped out of the habit. It’s a great and readable way to catch up on the week’s news, political outrages, science fiction and more.
* This is so outrageous. 21 years in the US, arrived at 14, two US citizen children, arrested at a scheduled check-in with ICE. You could hardly find more compelling proof that this is entirely and exclusively about cruelty.
* Meanwhile, in another classic authoritarian maneuver, the outsized ego at the heart of the Trumpist seizure of power has surrounded himself with an obliging retinue of enablers and quisling yes-men. Trump likes to…
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