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Special thanks to martha r, who provided a lot of links today!
Aunt Pythia’s advice mathbabe
Diabetes rates rise dramatically, CDC reports Los Angeles Times (Aquifer). Quelle surprise!
Ticked Off About a Growing Allergy to Meat Science Now (Aquifer)
Hormone may help protect monogamous relationships Los Angeles Times (Aquifer)
Anonymous Saved The Election? Addicting Info
France blows up at Economist cover Guardian
US intelligence: The downfall of P4 Financial Times
Chicago’s Dark Legacy of Police Torture Nation (Chris Manning). From the summer (actually long before that, but ignored). Chilling.
In Leaked Docs, Honeywell Cites Obama Ties As Key to Anti-Union Strategy Mike Elk (Aquifer)
Don’t Worry, Hostess’ Top Executives Still Got Richer As Company Collapsed Gawker. WTF, the top brass INCREASED THEIR PAY HUGELY as the company was fling for bankruptcy??? This is a textbook case of fraudulent conveyance. The creditors’ lawyers (how about the union?) should sue the board and execs from here to kingdom come.
Walmart Strikers Food Fund WePay. OWS asks you to give what you make in one hour to Walmart strikers
Corporate Action Network. How to find Walmart Black Friday events in your area
Occupy hatches plot to destroy payday loan industry The Raw Story. Martha r saw this as anti Occupy PR and she’s correct. Notice how the author fulminates but doesn’t dispute the Debt Resistors’ Operations Manual’s suggestion. On this issue Strike Debt is 100% correct. No one pursues consumer debtors cross border. They don’t even pursue fraudsters who run $5 million cross border scams.
‘Occupy’ Doctor Had Bomb-Making Chemicals In Ridgewood Basement, Authorities Charge New Milford, NJ Patch
Bernanke Wants Looser Lending Standards in Bubble Reinflation Effort David Dayen, Firedoglake
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