Big Life Changes + A Cool Way to Support My Writing
So, a lot has happened in the past few weeks. I finished my internship, graduated with my masters in social work, and (hopefully temporarily) moved…
My obligations.
Recently, Hemant Mehta has implied that I have an obligation to apologize to Ben Radford because with the settlement of the lawsuit he brought…
Young children from wealthy families are less giving than those who are poorer
Public Release: 2-Jun-2015 Kids’ altruism linked with better physiological regulation, less family wealth “This implies that certain aspects of…
New England Journal of Medicine says Conflicts of Interest are a Good Thing?
Public Release: 2-Jun-2015 Are commercial conflicts of interests justifiable in medical journals? Experts criticize a leading journal’s backtrack…
Army stops paying war hero amid whistleblower probe
The Army this week stopped paying an active duty Green Beret war hero who is under investigation, prompting his lawyer to threaten to ask a military…
It Would Have Been Un-American Not to Do It”: Anthony Russo, the Forgotten Whistleblower
In the most famous pictures of Daniel Ellsberg, taken as he battled the Nixon administration’s attempt to put him away for 115 years for leaking…
Murder suspect dies in police custody
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: One of the suspects in a recent murder case has been found dead while in police custody, Brudirect reported.…
Banjarbaru-Martapura face water shortage
MARTAPURA, South Kalimantan: Tens of thousands of customers of Regional Water Company (PDAM) Intan Banjar will experience water shortages for one…
San Francisco supervisor David Campos told the crowd he thought the issue was re…
San Francisco supervisor David Campos told the crowd he thought the issue was resolved eight months ago, but it's not. "We want action, not words. We…
I am addicted to reading books-always have been, always will be. What kind of bo…
I am addicted to reading books-always have been, always will be. What kind of books are you reading right now? Emily…
China: Xi Jinping is “following Mao Zedong’s playbook”
Ian Johnson, NY Times, June 1, 2015 Willy Wo-Lap Lam, a widely read analyst of politics in China, explores in a new book how a relatively…