Web Reading List #8 [9-20-2013]

Wolf Richter: Housing Bubble In Full Bloom, Zany Price Increases, And Now A Sudden Slowdown
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Wells Fargo announces layoffs in mortgage unit
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Workers’ rights ‘flouted’ at Apple iPhone factory in China
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Journalist & Filmmaker Saul Landau, 77, Dies; Chronicled Cuban Revolution For Decades
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Did you know John Roberts is also chief justice of the NSA’s surveillance state?
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Janet Yellen Urged Glass-Steagall Repeal And Social Security Cuts, Supported NAFTA
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No Child Left Untableted
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Bill Black: SEC Flacks Paint Lehman’s Looters as the Victims of a “Political” SEC

Web Reading List #6 [9-17-2013]

Guardian Story on Israel and N.S.A. Is Not ‘Surprising’ Enough to Cover
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WHAT’S BECOME OF THE GERMAN GREENS?
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The Suicide Detective
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The Progressive Movement is a PR Front for Rich Democrats
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We Must Hate Our Children
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How Does the Ruling Class Feel When It Rules?
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My Technology, My Self; When we talk about technology, aren’t we really talking about ourselves?
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Fear and Loathing in Modern Media: Hunter S. Thompson on Journalism, Politics, and the Subjective

Web Reading List #2 [9-11-2013]

‘Mesh’ Your Way to a Safer Internet
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Meet the Hackers Who Want to Jailbreak the Internet
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Google and the NSA: Who’s holding the ‘shit-bag’ now?
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F.T.C. Says Webcam’s Flaw Put Users’ Lives on Display
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Edward Snowden, Chelsea Manning and Julian Assange: our new heroes
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NSA and Israeli intelligence: memorandum of understanding – full document