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    • Interview
    https://spectrejournal.com/the-virus-capitalism-and-the-long-depression

    The Virus, Capitalism, and the Long Depression

    Ashley Smith interviews Marxist economist Michael Roberts about COVID-19 and its likely impact on politics, consciousness, and struggle in the coming years. 

    • Rides
    https://www.bicycling.com/rides/a31245986/two-strangers-meet-bike-ride-journey/

    What Happens When Two Strangers Trust the Rides of Their Lives to the Magic of the Universe

    Leon had been riding west for 309 days. Noel had headed east for 176. Their meeting in the desert was a small miracle.

    • US Politics
    https://spectator.us/next-american-revolution-televised

    The next American revolution will be televised

    Within the democratic process, the state’s choices are constantly open to revision, just as a television series is constantly trying to adapt to viewers

    • Biology
    http://nautil.us/issue/83/intelligence/the-superorganism-that-created-the-pandemic

    The Superorganism That Created the Pandemic - Issue 83: Intelligence - Nautilus

    I’ve spent years adventuring in exotic parts of the world seeking out wildlife—weeks in tents in remote wildernesses, nights uncomfortably…

    https://marketwatch.com/story/the-us-is-sinking-into-recession-but-the-full-scope-of-the-damage-wont-be-visible-right-away-2020-03-28

    The U.S. is sinking into recession, but the full scope of the damage won’t be visible right away

    A flood of bad news on the economy is about to pour in confirming what has become quite obvious: the U.S. is sinking into a deep recession. Crumbling...

    https://marketwatch.com/story/the-us-is-sinking-into-recession-but-the-full-scope-of-the-damage-wont-be-visible-right-away-2020-03-28

    Why Friday’s jobs report for March won’t tell the full story of a U.S. economy being driven into a deep recession

    A flood of bad news on the economy is about to confirm what has become quite obvious: the U.S. is sinking into a deep recession. Just don’t expect the full...

    https://citylab.com/environment/2020/03/coronavirus-urban-resilience-community-economies-covid-19/608422?utm_source=digg

    What a Coronavirus Recovery Could Look Like

    Urban resilience expert Michael Berkowitz shares ideas about how U.S. cities can come back stronger from the social and economic disruption of coronavirus.