Links, 17oct2020

Cleveland Hospitals’ Private Police “Border Patrol” Comes Under Scrutiny, via ProPublica.

Italian police break up counterfeit wine ring, via CNN.

Biden Wants to Transform America (Really), via The Atlantic.

Medieval Europeans didn’t understand how the plague spread. Their response wasn’t so different from ours now, via The Washington Post.

No vaccine for cruelty, via The Economist.

The industries that won’t recover without a vaccine, via Axios.

Simone Giertz built a selfie photo booth for her dog out of Legos and it’s perfect, via The Verge.

Tyler W. Weaver @twweaver