Link to an article by Benjamin Fong:
“Inventing the Weekend”
One quibble with this article: reference to “a cultural trajectory that would eventually bring us the three-minute pop song” seems off, when taking into account the history of music recording technology recounted in Michael Denning’s book Noise Uprising.
Link to an article by Mark Hertsgaard and Mark Dowie:
“How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation”
Other examples of similar industry behavior include concussions in football, leaded gasoline, certain pharmaceuticals, etc.
Link to an article by Russell Mokhiber:
“Patricia Harned on Ethics Compliance and Corporate Conflicts”
This is all about taming capitalism and putting a happier face on it, in order to try to stave off attempts to end capitalism.
Link to an article by Daniel Zamora:
“The Case Against a Basic Income”
This article does make some incorrect statements about taxes and budgets regarding governments that utilize fiat money, from the standpoint of Modern Monetary Theory, but the rest of the article stands despite that.