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How Did Lyme Escape From Plum Island?

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Brian Wilson reveals how U.S. biological warfare programs led to the proliferation of disease carrying ticks, causing a health crisis of epic proportions. 477 more words


free agent

free agent

every dirt road tire induced
dust squall moving earth,

every catch breath skip stone
touch the surface surface surface
rings across the river, 268 more words

Wisconsin Assembly Passes Lyme Disease Brochure Bill


Assembly passes Lyme disease brochure bill

Posted: February 20, 2020 9:34 PM

by Associated Press

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MADISON, Wis. — The state Assembly has passed a bipartisan bill that would require state wildlife officials to include information on Lyme disease in state park and launch a public awareness campaign about the disease…. 105 more words


watercooler democracy: how rumors can democratize information at work - guest post by Katie Sobering

I’m posting this guest post about rumors and workplace democracy on behalf of UNT organizational ethnographer Katie Sobering.  Sobering recently virtually visited my “Organizations, Markets, and the State” grad course to answer questions about her ethnographic research on Hotel BAUEN, a worker recuperated cooperative located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. 1,482 more words


Climate change makes Heathrow's 3rd runway officially illegal

A lot of climate campaigners had an eye on the Court of Appeal this morning, where a landmark ruling was expected. The Mayor of London and a coalition of environmental agencies had brought a case against the government over the authorising of Heathrow’s third runway. 411 more words

Climate Change

let's talk about classic literature and feminism

I love books. When I’m not reading, I’m online looking at thrift books. I particularly like classics and gender studies. But this post is not about gender studies books. 750 more words


'You can’t change anything unless you’re in Government’

‘You can’t change anything unless you’re in Government’ they say, and mostly it goes without challenge, because none of us socialists want to be accused of the greatest sin of all: not wanting power – the power to change people’s lives and especially those suffering. 1,010 more words