The High Court’s judgment won’t stop Jeremy Corbyn winning The New Statesman. And I quote: “That might mean a change of approach for the Corbynsceptics after he wins. Currently ascendant is what one politician described as the ‘we have to call him a c**t every day until he f****s off” school of thought.'” Good strategy.
Exclusive: Some shell companies sidestep new UK transparency rules Reuters. H/t Richard Smith, who adds: Well, not *that* exclusive.
Businesses call for rethink of UK Uber rules Financial Times
TPG to Buy RCN, Grande Communicationsfor About $2.25 Billion Wall Street Journal
Big banks unprepared for accounting shake-up Financial Times
RNC considers cutting cash to Trump Politico
How We Killed the Tea Party Politico Magazine. Fascinating.
Imperial Collapse Watch
Travis County sheriff Sgt. Craig Hutchinson’s death ruled a suicide Austin American-Statesman. He was in foreclosure.
Saudis say suspect in police killing linked to Islamic State Washington Post
The Drone Presidency by David Cole The New York Review of Books
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