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Wednesday - April 7, 2021

Jayapal Leads Proposal for Constitutional Amendment to End Corporate Personhood

(truthout.org)
Corporations are not people — and my We the People Amendment makes that clear. It’s time to pass this critical resolution, finally overturn Citizens United, and get big money out of politics. via

Capitol riot defendant flips on the Proud Boys: report

(rawstory.com)
Capitol riot defendant flips on the Proud Boys: report via

Workday

(nytimes.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com)
With John's departure, we are looking for a national correspondent to cover race in America. It's hard to think of a more fascinating and important job in our newsroom. More details here: via

Opinion | After Working at Google, I’ll Never Let Myself Love a Job Again

(nytimes.com)
HR is never your friend and no corporation is a family. “Google went from being a great workplace to being any other company: It would protect itself first.” via

Opinion | After Working at Google, I’ll Never Let Myself Love a Job Again

(nytimes.com)
"My harasser still sat next to me. My manager told me H.R. wouldn’t even make him change his desk, let alone work from home or go on leave" A grim 1st-person look at how @Google handled a known sexual harasser, even after it verified @eminietfeld's claims: via

Careers — Everybody At Once

(ea1.co)
We're looking for a Social Analytics Intern! If you dream in data, come work remote with us for 10-12 weeks. And yes, this is paid. Full details: via

China builds advanced weapons systems using American chip technology

(washingtonpost.com)
China's hypersonic missile technology: designed in America, manufactured in Taiwan. This reporting from @nakashimae & @gerryshih is scary stuff. 1/x via

Nemam Ghafouri, Doctor Who Aided Yazidis in Iraq, Dies at 52

(nytimes.com)
Goodby too soon to Dr Nemam Ghafouri - a true original who did not recognize closed doors or closed borders: Nemam Ghafouri, Doctor Who Aided #Yazidis in #Iraq, Dies at 52 via

Opinion | Broadband is infrastructure that rural America badly needs

(msnbc.com)
Rural broadband access is still stupid low, so when conservatives try to dunk on Biden by saying broadband isn’t infrastructure? They’re showing they don’t really care about the heartland like they claim via

The Hidden Game Within Microsoft Flight Simulator

(youtube.com)
The Hidden Game Within Microsoft Flight Simulator: using the photo mode to turn it into a walking simulator, exploring the glitchy planet from ground level via

Rachel Sennott on the Relatable Horror of ‘Shiva Baby’ and the Secrets of Her Bagel & Schmear Dress

(elle.com)
"I was raised pretty religious…then I got to college, and everyone was like, 'Be a slut and cancel your family.'" via

Introducing Immersive Music Creative Effects

(newsroom.tiktok.com)
Today we released the first of our new music creative effects that respond dynamically to music and sounds, adding a new dimension to creativity with effects on TikTok. Learn more on our Newsroom. via
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The Bride and Groom Wore Thom Browne for Their Elopement Overlooking the Cliffs of Big Sur

(vogue.com)
Thank you to Vogue's wedding website for so consistently and ably chronicling a society in decline. It's impossible to pick just one line from this one via

Gamer predicted our terminally online existence

(polygon.com)
Gamer is a horrible movie that has been stuck in my brain ever since I saw it in 2009. @broderick wrote a pretty incredible breakdown of why is was far more prescient than anything in “black mirror genre.” via

N.C. bill would ban treatment for trans people under 21

(nbcnews.com)
love to use the power of the state to mandate rigidly conformist gender performance. “sorry timmy, i know you wanted to take a home ec class but this is designated ‘gender nonconforming’ behavior. we’ll have to notify your parents.” via