Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Morning Edition! Nine Circles of Hell!


The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – is posted each weekday. While we post nine hellish news stories Monday through Friday now at Noon (US central), our Sunday Morning Edition! features the best writing from the past week – including opinion pieces – by nine past guests on This is Hell!

Today’s Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Morning Edition! for Sunday, May 6, 2012, are:

Dean Baker, “Everyone Agrees That the Decline in Private Sector Pay Has Been Understated

Noam Chomsky, “What next for Occupy?

Stan Cox, “Iraq’s sagging safety net: In a country with huge potential oil wealth, food rationing and distribution is keeping much of the population alive”

Stephanie Clifford and Steven Greenhouse, “Wal-Mart’s US Expansion Plans Complicated by Bribery Scandal

Hussein Ibish, “PA Must Stop Censoring Internet

David Cay Johnston, “Social security is not going broke

Danny Schechter, “Sarkozy Out, Greece In Turmoil, Iceberg Ahead: The Big Money That Is Sinking Democracy”

Rebecca Solnit, “Welcome to the 2012 Hunger Games: Sending Debt Peonage, Poverty, and Freaky Weather Into the Arena”

Harvey Wasserman, “The New China Syndrome: The Plague of the Failed Atom”

Come back tomorrow, Tuesday now at Noon (US central) for the Nine Circles of Hell!

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