This is Naked Capitalism fundraising week. Over 475 donors have already invested in our efforts to shed light on the dark and seamy corners of finance. Join us and participate via our Tip Jar or read about why we’re doing this fundraiser and other ways to donate on our kickoff post and one discussing our current target.
For a Baby Okapi, Don’t Push Too Hard New York Times
Some Asthma Drugs Kill More People Than Asthma: Why Is Big Pharma Allowed to Hawk Deadly Pills? Alternet (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Our Health Care System, Compared James Kwak
Expect falls in Chinese inflation MacroBusiness
The real Greek tragedy – its rapacious oligarchs Misha Glenny, Financial Times
Wake up, Silvio! Your country’s falling apart… Berlusconi takes a nap as world leaders try to save his economy Daily Mail (hat tip reader Swedish Lex)
Top Obama Aide Takes Step Back Wall Street Journal (hat tip Joe Costello)
You Don’t Know Mitt: 99 Facts About Mitt Romney ThinkProgress (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Occupy movement comes to Paris amid police violence You Tube (hat tip reader 1 SK)
An Occupy Philadelphia Wedding ABC (hat tip reader 1 SK)
Occupy Chicago fear police wiretapping IRT (hat tip reader 1 SK)
TV Time: Occupy Ad Hits Mainstream Living Rooms on Fox, Bloomberg, More Alternet (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Wall Street Traders Have Profited More Under Obama than in Eight Years Under Bush Nation of Change (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Remarks at SIFMA’s 2011 Annual Meeting Mary Shapiro, SEC (hat tip reader Deontos). On money market reform.
Promises Made, and Remade, by Firms in S.E.C. New York Times
In addition, an out of town colleague who is looking to spend more time working with Occupy Wall Street is looking for a New York City rental, either an apartment or roommate situation. Flexible re neighborhood, but interested in the East Village, the Cobble Hill area in Brooklyn, Williamsburg. Ping me at yves@nakedcapitalism with “NYC rental” in the headline if you have any leads. Thanks!
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