Weekly Exploration Update #7

Civil and human rights

In Narrow Opinion, Supreme Court Rules For Baker In Gay-Rights Case

Alan Cumming, Conversion Therapy and the Studio Responsibility Index
podfanatic.com/podcast/the-glaadcast/episode/alan-cumming-conversion-therapy-and-the-studio-responsibility-index

Namibians Want Reparations From Germany For A Genocide That Killed Thousands (HBO)
youtube.com/watch?v=9gOOXzGtd2w

What Is Intersectionality? | The FREQ Show 02.02

Bermuda legalizes same-sex marriage — again

YouTube is still restricting and demonetizing LGBT videos — and adding anti-LGBT ads to some

The Killing Machine: Legalized Torture, Propaganda, And Endless War In The Time Of Trump
theintercept.com/2018/05/23/the-killing-machine-legalized-torture-propaganda-and-endless-war-in-the-time-of-trump

ICE unleashed / The April 19th Movement in Nicaragua
stitcher.com/podcast/this-is-hell/e/54658680


China

China’s One Belt One Road initiative could be the most ambitious infrastructure plan in history
youtu.be/FWy5ZcDu_i8?t=7m35s


Climate change

Day Zero: how Cape Town stopped the taps running dry

Why chronic floods are coming to New Jersey


Security and privacy

Edward Snowden: 'The people are still powerless, but now they're aware'

Down to the Wire: Can this Encrypted Messenger Kill Business Use of Email?


🙂

Vox.com on how a 1980's hip-hop beat can be traced back to 1910 | Code 2018

Cast and Crew of Westworld | Westworld | SXSW 2018


Technology

Inside the Beach House Connecting the World’s Internet

It’s Time for Payment Processors Like Stripe and Paypal to Start Publishing Transparency Reports

AdDuplex report for May 2018
reports.adduplex.com/reports/2018-05


Addiction

Why Addiction Keeps Pulling Me Back | Op-Docs
youtube.com/watch?v=_9OCmJz2vxc


World map

This is how map projection distorts country sizes around the globe
twitter.com/ThingsWork/status/1003726185182965760


Bonus

Facebook Announces Plan To Combat Fake News Stories By Making Them Actually Happen
theonion.com/facebook-announces-plan-to-combat-fake-news-stories-by-1823836038