The types of resistance available to women are particularly interesting: They themselves understand their daily tasks – the upkeep of their homes and the care of their families – as a form of steadfast resistance.

An interesting point how the women in Gaza play a big part in the resistance with these ‘weapons of the weak’ that they have.

http://www.warscapes.com/retrospectives/food/kitchen-anthropology-gaza

Slate Star Codex and Silicon Valley’s War Against the Media

An excellent overview of the issues around Slate Star Codex without having to read a single word of the blog yourself. That’s an excellent service.

https://www.newyorker.com/culture/annals-of-inquiry/slate-star-codex-and-silicon-valleys-war-against-the-media

We have to build these ultra rapid trains anyway, so let’s start on it tomorrow.