The Failure of the American Jewish Establishment Peter Beinhart, New York Review of Books
US says BP move to curb oil leak ‘no solution’ BBC. Note the contrast with US headlines: Oil-Spill Fight Shows Progress Wall Street Journal and BP Reports Some Success in Capturing Leaking Oil New York Times. Probably the best explanation here: Feds: BP’s mile-long oil tube ‘not a solution to the problem’ Raw Story
How Will They Spin This? Paul Krugman
Class Warfare: Hundreds Protest Outside Bankers’ Houses In DC Huffington Post. I’m not keen about this sort of thing, but not surprised to see it happening.
America’s Ten Most Corrupt Capitalists Alternet (hat tip reader John L)
Dimon Tries, Fails to Pacify Syracuse Protester With Phone Call Bloomberg (hat tip reader John L). Blankfein is getting his wish, he is not alone in the hot seat.
Support for Spanish government falls sharply Financial Times
Going to Extreme Paul Krugman. We pointed to the article he cites over the weekend.
Forget the wolf pack – the ongoing euro crisis was caused by EMU Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
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