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James Edwards (Oxford): Laws That are Made to be Broken. Simone Cheli (Florence): Radical Constructivism: Historical Roots and Contemporary Debate. Qatar uses bribery, slavery to prepare for next men’s World Cup (and more). Helaine Olen on Elon Musk and corporate cowardice. Jacob Hamburger on how the “Intellectual Dark Web” is nothing new. Doreen St. Felix on the summer of Coupon Carl, Permit Patty, and the videos that turn cop-callers into mockable memes. BBQ Becky, Permit Patty and why the Internet is shaming white people who police people “simply for being black”. Sinclair’s plan to take over local news just hit an unexpected roadblock: Trump’s FCC. With Brexit deadlocked, Britain stares over a cliff.

Rouhani says conflict with Iran would be “mother of all wars”. Trump threatens Iran on Twitter, warning Rouhani of dire “consequences”. “There’s a tweet for every situation”.