One Neurologist’s Quest to Solve Long COVID

It is too early to declare victory in the Ukraine, and outcomes shouldn’t determine our stance, but I agree with the rest of this diatribe.

China’s Surveillance State Will Be the West’s Future, Too

Buckingham Palace banned ethnic minorities from office roles, papers reveal

Report on Chinese Extraterritoriality -230,000 Chinese “persuaded to return” from abroad

Good article on Taiwan’s custody laws and practices, especially when one parent is a foreigner

The Political Theology of Milton Friedman

Cambodia: Human trafficking crisis driven by cyberscams

“It takes guts not to execute someone”

The legacies of Calvinism in the Dutch empire

Voters Don’t Believe You Stand for Things Until You Actually Do Them

Some Thoughts on Ukraine - “hypocrisy is the only unforgivable sin”

Queen Elizabeth Represented Racist Violence

“Beitou Witch Magic Festival” Criticized Over Depiction of Indigenous Culture

America banished polio. Anti-vaxxers brought it back.

Even mild COVID-19 can cause your brain to shrink

This Is Our Last Year With the MetroCard Machine

Biden’s Debt Relief Is Actually a Victory for Left Organizing

What’s Wrong with Technocracy? Unjust concentrations of power and a flawed theory of knowledge

Taiwan, land of megaliths

The Origin of Student Debt: The Danger of Educated Proles

TSMC is expected to use 12.5% Taiwan’s electricity by 2025

The Real Heroes Behind Biden’s Student Debt Announcement

Why Are Rivers Drying Up? Global Droughts Are Turning Waterways to Dust

The ‘forbidden cities’ of Chinese organized crime in Sihanoukville, Cambodia (From March, Paywalled)