The American Civil War Didn’t End. And Trump is a Confederate President | Portside

In the 158th year of the American civil war, also known as 2018, the Confederacy continues its recent resurgence. Its victims include black people, of course, but also immigrants, Jews, Muslims, Latinos, trans people, gay people and women who want to exercise jurisdiction over their bodies. The Confederacy battles in favor of uncontrolled guns and poisons, including toxins in streams, mercury from coal plants, carbon emissions into the upper atmosphere, and oil exploitation in previously protected lands and waters.

Source: The American Civil War Didn’t End. And Trump is a Confederate President | Portside

Study of baby Diplodocus skull prompts new theories of dinosaur behavior | Uncommon Descent

We are starting to get so much more information now:Andrew had a short narrow snout, whereas his parents had wide, square snouts. His snout was suited to forests, but his parents would be grazing the ground in open areas.But if adults fed their babies, why would they need to have different teeth

Source: Study of baby Diplodocus skull prompts new theories of dinosaur behavior | Uncommon Descent

Wealthier people do less in the struggle against climate change — ScienceDaily

A collective-risk dilemma experiment with members of the public in Barcelona has shown that people are more or less likely to contribute money to fighting climate change depending on their how wealthy they are. And the results indicate that participants with fewer resources were prepared to contribute significantly more to the public good than wealthier people, sometimes up to twice as much.

Source: Wealthier people do less in the struggle against climate change — ScienceDaily