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Clear It With Sidney

Notes on journalism for the common good, by Lindsay Beyerstein

Clear It with Sidney

Sidney's Picks: 1619 and the Koch Safety Crisis

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Kevin Jarrett, Creative Commons. 

The Best of the Week’s News: 

  • The New York Times’ groundbreaking 1619 Project marks the 400th anniversary of slavery in America and traces its legacy to the present day 
     
  • An ICE officer steered his truck into a crowd of protesters that included children and a wheelchair user–then calmly parked and went to work
     
  • The worker safety crisis at Koch-owned Georgia Pacific 
     
  • How Gamergate touched off a new culture war 

Sidney's Picks: ICE Raids, Insulin, and A Fat Rideshare Raise

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Thomas Hawk, Creative Commons. 

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Sidney's Picks: Kentucky Miners Occupy the Tracks; California Might Reform the Gig Economy

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Canary in a Coal Mine,” by Thomas Hawk, Creative Commons.

The Best of the Week’s News 

Sidney's Picks: US Citizen Detained By ICE; The Road to "No"

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Sidney's Picks: Dept of Labor to Get Much Worse for Workers

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Sidney's Picks: Acosta Resigns, QAnon Widows Speak, and the Nation's Largest Union Endorses Abortion Rights

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Hey, hey, goodbye!

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The Best of the Week’s News: 

Sidney's Picks: Epstein Document Dump and Deadly Deliveries

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WRI Ross Center, Creative Commons. 

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Sidney's Picks: Corroborating E Jean; Allowing Gerrymandering

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Chuck Allen, Creative Commons.

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Sidney's Picks: Adjuncts, Reparations, and Toothbrushes

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Tomaz Stolfa, Creative Commons. 

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Sidney's Picks: Sanders Post Mortem; UAW Drive in TN

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Wikimedia Commons

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