What Was on the Menu at the First Thanksgiving? Smithsonian
Shadow currency trade points to new Ukraine financial crisis FT. Yves: “We broke it but we don’t want to pay for it.”
US asks China to stop building Spratlys island which could host airfield South China Morning Post
Radical left is right about Europe’s debt Wolfgang Munchau, FT
Language has the power to disarm the concerned citizen Guardian. TTIP.
Doctors Tell All—and It’s Bad The Atlantic
Bigstone’s Lost Opportunity MacLean’s
Connecting the dots: Extreme climate change, conflict Statesman-Journal
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Torture Report Fight Erupts In Chaos HuffPo. Jay Rockefeller: “The question would be how much you could read [on the Senate floor] before they grabbed you and hauled you off.”
Symantec Uncovers Sophisticated, Stealthy Computer Spying Tool re/code. From a nation-state.
Exclusive: Why TV anchors met secretly with Ferguson officer who shot Michael Brown CNN. Wilson is not appearing in court in felony cases where he is a witness.
Exaggeration Nation Foreign Policy. On ISIS.
Aleppo, Syria, could soon be under siege by government troops Los Angeles Times
Empire Collapse Watch
The Warrior Ethos at Risk: H.R. McMaster’s Remarkable Veterans Day Speech CFR. Sounds like factional infighting to me.
Protests in Mexico reflect public disdain for country’s ruling political parties Latin Correspondent
CUHK poll shows waning support for Hong Kong protests Asian Correspondent
Labour Vanishes LRB
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