Sidney's Picks: Lead Poisoning, SAT Angst, Vanilla ISIS, and other Perils of Modern Life
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The Best of the Week’s News
- How Flint, Michigan sacrificed its children’s brains on the altar of austerity.
- How absurd lenience for Cliven Bundy set the stage for the Vanilla ISIS bird sanctuary siege in Oregon.
- A brief history of “immigrant horde“ campaign ads, a time-honored motif for demagogues.
- An elite test tutor explains how myths about the SAT separate the 1% from their money.