Aug 5, 2022 • 10M
Man does not live by welfare alone - audio edition
Audio reads of articles from Natural Selections: If it evolved, it's fair game: from jungles to hospitals, from herons and ghost moths to vitamin D and viruses, these reads of weekly essays cover lots of ground. Did you find an article on the main site that you want to hear rather than see? Most likely it's available here, for paying subscribers.
This piece, originally published on May 31, takes Portland, Oregon, and its indulgences to task. When a Portland school requests that nobody camp near its campus, a local politician declares the request homophobic. When a homeless weed trimmer in drag asks for a space whip as a gift from said school, Portland’s free newsweekly notes that “no gift basket…