The New York Times’ Defense of Antidepressants: More misinformation in the Age of Prozac Psychology Today (hat tip reader Foppe)
Qatar revealed as the world’s biggest contemporary art buyer The Art Newspaper (hat tip reader Buzz Potamkin)
A political history of Africa since 1900 – interactive Guardian (hat tip Philip Pilkington)
True Europeans now need a ‘plan B’ George Soros, Financial Times
Welcome to Murdochia Foreign Policy (hat tip reader Skippy)
Carlos Montes and the Security State: A Cautionary Tale Chris Hedges TruthOut (hat tip reader May S)
America’s ‘detainee 001’ – the persecution of John Walker Lindh Guardian (hat tip readers Lance N and Jack P)
Robert Samuelson Chooses Badly Jared Bernstein. Veal pen warning on the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
The trouble with mainstream media MacroBusiness
Category error from James Galbraith (of all people) Lambert Strether
Manufacturing deficit fear Dean Baker, Guardian (hat tip reader John M)
White House Paints Doomsday Default Scenario New York Times. Frankly, this isn’t scary enough to be motivating.
Skinheads Hunt Native American Family: Guess Who Gets Arrested? Daily Kos (hat tip reader hondje)
Will the AGs Turn the US into a Banktocracy? Barry Ritholtz (hat tip reader John M)
Nevada Supreme Court: You Gotta Prove Chain of Title Adam Levitin, Credit Slips. I’m late to link to this because I had wanted to write about it….oh well…..
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