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First stone-tipped spear thrown earlier than thought New Scientist
How Hamas is winning the rocket war Foreign Policy
The Hackers of Damascus Businessweek
Jordan protesters intensify call for reform Al Jazeera
Ikea regrets using prison labour FT. (Friday, 7:01PM).
Wal-Mart Workers’ Black Friday Strike Bloomberg
Hurricanes, Capitalism & Democracy Naomi Klein on Bill Moyers
Human Waste Continues to Pour into NY Harbor After Sandy Channel 4, New York
A vault floods on Wall Street… FT Alphaville
Why Cell Phones Went Dead After Hurricane Sandy Bloomberg. A doozy. Search the page for “First Amendment.”
Occupy Sandy Offers Alternative Hurricane Recovery Effort New School Free Press
Woe Of Fiscal Cliff ClownCrack
Whose Sacrifice Is It Anyway? The So-Called ‘Grand Bargain’ Would Fleece the Middle Class New York Observer (MT)
I’m betting on Grover James Kwak, Baseline Scenario
Six Facts About A Grand Bargain Third Way. Note especially fact six.
Volcker Asserts US Must Trim Living Standard Times (Alexa)
End-of-Life Care Should Be Universally Provided and Need-Based Ezekiel Emanuel, Atlantic video. Connect that dot.
Shirtless Agent in Bottomless Scandal New Yorker
Jill and Scott Kelley cultivated politicians as well as generals Tampa Bay Times
Eric Holder Owes America Some Answers Bloomberg. Yeah, who appointed this guy?
Everything You Want to Know About the Tech Nerds Who Won for Obama Has Been Written Atlantic. Creative class round-up.
On managerialist ideology Stumbling and Mumbling
Need 3 Quick Credits to Play Ball? Chronicle of Higher Education
Maps Before Maps Retronaut (PD)
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