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[NEWS] Five JSTOR Daily links: Audre Lorde on storms, RBG, pangolin, language, science fiction

  • JSTOR Daily considers what Audre Lorde predicted about the future of weather disasters from her 1989 experience on St. Croix with Hurricane Hugo.
  • JSTOR Daily considers the radicalism of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
  • JSTOR Daily notes the endangerment of the pangolin by environmental destruction and smuggling.
  • JSTOR Daily considers some struggles facing linguistic prescriptivists.
  • Alexandra Samuel writes at JSTOR Daily about the sorts of predictions that science fiction can make, not so much about specific technologies as possible futures.
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