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Clear It With Sidney

The best of the week’s news by Lindsay Beyerstein

Sidney's Picks: Lead Reckoning; Amazon Revolt; Voting Rights Catastrophe

Photo credit: 

Michael Fleshman, Creative Commons, 2011. 

The Best of the Week’s News:

  • EPA confirms findings of Sidney-winning exposé of Florida’s only lead smelter, consequences expected (Tampa Bay Times)
     
  • Portland Amazon delivery companies enter open revolt against the retailer. (Vice)
     
  • Australian scientist who was at the Wuhan Institute of Virology in the fall of 2019 speaks out. (Bloomberg)
     
  • Poll: Americans want less crime, but not more cops. (WaPo)
     
  • Supreme Court guts the Voting Rights Act. Adam Serwer explains John Roberts’ hostility to the VRA.  (NPR, MoJo)