Where the nukes are: Map shows nuclear material spread across United States The Lookout (hat tip reader Aquifer)
GM Crops Farmer to Farmer YouTube (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Occupy Homes: New Coalition Links Homeowners, Activists in Direct Action to Halt Foreclosures Democracy Now (hat tip Lisa Epstein)
Video: European Crisis Explained Ed Harrison. Some parts of this video are incorrect (Greeks work more hours a year and retired later than Germans) but it does get a good bit right.
Obama Job Approval Numbers Rise Along with Economic Optimism Jon Walker, FireDogLake
Social Security and the Big Lie Global Economic Intersection
The right’s smoke and mirrors scam about Social Security–it ain’t broke (unless China is too) Linda Beale, Angry Bear (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Dear Committee: Main Street Says Look at Pensions Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
Banks cheated vets, lawsuit claims CNN (hat tip Lisa Epstein. This is a NEW scam (well, new in the sense you probably have not heard about it)
Occupy Oakland and News Media Coexist Uneasily New York Times. Hhm, suddenly Occupy Oakland has gone from heros to goats. This is as the mayor has stepped up efforts to clear out the protestors and has issued eviction notices. Coincidence? Informed reader comments encouraged.
‘Occupy’ movement in bid to save German democracy RT (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Democratic Party Of Georgia Treasurer Destroys Bank Of America Card At Occupy Athens ThinkProgress (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Nuns Who Won’t Stop Nudging New York Times
Are BofA and JP Morgan Really Blocking the Return of MF Global Customer Money? Jesse. This is Seriously Bad. How long are investors going to sit by and let banks abuse them? Conventional wisdom is that they can’t afford to cross banks, but maybe it’s time for some collective action.
Antidote du jour: