Bookmarks for August 8th through August 9th

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for August 8th from 21:30 to 19:05: Untitled (http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/10/opinion/sunday/nicholas-kristof-is-a-hard-life-inherited.html?smid=tw-share&_r=4&referrer=) – Great essay. "The advantaged…perceive empathy as a sign of…weakness, rather than as a marker of civilization." Instagram – Cooper's […]