Breakfast Links: September 16, 2011

— Arctic sea ice loss is accelerating.

— Public programs control costs better than private ones.

— Democratic congressional leaders rally support for jobs bill.

— The Wild Flag album is absurdly good. Check out the video for “Romance”.

—If Boeing doesn’t want NLRB sanctions, its CEO should stop confessing in public to breaking the law.

“Is you taking notes on a criminal fucking conspiracy?”

— Thomas Schelling: Whatever happened to nuclear terrorism?

— And why didn’t we understand this in 1982?

— Israel should back a Palestinian state.