Daily Archives: July 14, 2021
Peak conspiracy: “Salem Witch Trials in 1692 and the Satanic Ritual Abuse cases of the 1980s”
Link. I remember those 1980s cases. Only time I recall WSJ editorial page being right about something.
Cancel culture and language of controversy: “less about swarming mob justice and more about shitty media incentives that encourage coverage of low stakes internet drama”
Link. “The term itself becomes a linguistic, political trap.” Love this essay.
Why Cuba is having an economic crisis.
Link. What US could do.