Andrew Ducker (andrewducker) wrote,
Andrew Ducker

Interesting Links for 06-09-2019

Sinn Fein open to Westminster electoral pact with other pro-Remain parties to challenge the DUP
(tags:Ireland politics NorthernIreland UK Europe wtf )
A rambling post on the meaning of words, including "homophobia". With footnotes and everything.
(tags:LGBT homophobia libdem language )
Human speech may have a universal transmission rate: 39 bits per second
(tags:language information viaSwampers )
Why "You Got This!" Feels Like A Threat
(tags:failure life support )
Conversion therapy leader for 2 decades, McKrae Game disavows movement he helped fuel (and comes out as gay)
(tags:lgbt )
Brexit: 200,000 people register to vote in 72 hours - most of them under 35
(tags:uk europe voting elections )
Houses are assets not goods: What the difference between bulbs and flowers tells us about the housing market
(tags:housing rental economics )
Public underestimates threat of climate crisis and plastic pollution
(tags:misunderstanding science globalwarming pollution plastic )

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Tags: economics, elections, europe, failure, globalwarming, homophobia, housing, information, ireland, language, lgbt, libdem, life, links, misunderstanding, northernireland, plastic, politics, pollution, rental, science, support, uk, viaswampers, voting, wtf

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