Morning Reads: The New Progressive Populism; Could Modern Civilization Be Coming To An End?

Happy St. Pat’s! Don’t start celebrating until you check out our Morning Reads…
Morning Reads: The New Progressive Populism; Could Modern Civilization Be Coming To An End?

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Good morning — and happy St. Pat’s! Don’t start celebrating until you check out our Morning Reads…

Ninety-five percent –> In a controversial ballot measure, Crimeans voted overwhelmingly to join Russia. Mike Eckel and John-Thor Dalhburg report for the AP (via Yahoo News). AND: TNR’s Julia Ioffe says that Putin will go after Eastern Ukraine next because “geography demands it.”

In case you’re feeling too cheery this morning –> A NASA-funded study suggests that “global industrial civilization could collapse in coming decades due to unsustainable resource exploitation and increasingly uneq...

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