Still having trouble with my [email protected] account but this seems to be a DNS problem, not hacking.
Britain unites with smaller countries to block US bid to legalise cluster bombs Guardian (hat tip reader May S)
Egypt Braces for Fresh Clashes After Protester’s Death New York Times
Activists accuse Mexican president of war crimes in drug crackdown Guardian (hat tip reader May S)
How the Plummeting Price of Cocaine Fueled the Nationwide Drop in Violent Crime Atlantic Cities (hat tip reader May S)
Mr. Romney on Foreclosures New York Times
Fewer Americans serve in the military than at any time since 1920s amid growing gulf in connections and attitudes Daily Mail (hat tip reader May S)
For Occupying Protesters, Deadlines and Decisions New York Times
LAPD’s handling of Occupy L.A. will be put to the test Los Angeles Times
Naomi Wolf’s ‘Shocking Truth’ About the ‘Occupy Crackdowns’ Offers Anything but the Truth AlterNet. OK, Naomi Wolf was journalistically sloppy. But does anyone doubt the crackdown was coordinated? And Holland has a history of policing the leftie ghetto. Frankly, journalists should be putting the onus on officials to explain how so many raids happened on the same day if there was not any coordination.
Slipping Backward on Swaps Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
One man’s haircut is another man’s unsecured risk FT Alphaville (hat tip reader Michael C)
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