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Your essential weekend reader — 12 must-read articles you may have missed

It’s Saturday evening, so here are twelve thought-provoking articles to stimulate your thinking juices culled from the 50+ I’ve linked to from my Delcicious account this last week…

Groundhog year – Peter Kellner examines the polls to find how 12 months’ political turmoil has shifted popular opinion. The answer — not at all: ‘public reaction this year to Britain’s continuing economic troubles has been remarkably static. 2012 has been groundhog year.’

What next? Osborne needs a change of direction – Adam Posen, a former …

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    Of course a trial would have been better but how would US forces have captured him without an airborne invasion ? Bin Ladens HQ was...
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    @Stephen. - Completely right. I have despaired at the Cameronlite version of liberalism over the lady give years and had hoped lessons had been learned.Apparently...
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    Just to clarify: one reason we hold human rights and the Geneva Convention so highly is because we want others to treat us how we...
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    @David Raw - The point is that Bin Laden is a miliary leader and a legal target under the laws of war. Or are you...
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    Thanks for the comments, people. @Steve - Paddy is a great liberal but he is not perfect and neither is his judgement. He was wrong...
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    Maybe we should have, after Germany surrendered in 1945, just put all the captured Nazis who were responsible for genocide up against a wall and...