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Your essential weekend reader — my personal pick of the week’s must-reads

It’s Saturday evening, so here are twelve thought-provoking articles to stimulate your thinking juices culled from all those I’ve linked to this last week. You can follow me on Delicious here.

What will make banks care about their customers? – Diana Coyle says don’t increase banking regulation, instead open up the oligopolistic banking industry to true competition: ‘more competitive banking systems are more stable – the banks tend to be smaller so the “too big to fail” problem is less acute, and smaller banks …

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    It is my view that Tim can win on this in the same way that Charles Kennedy won on Iraq. All that needs to happen...
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    Its interesting Tim equates poor housing and poverty to liberty perhaps he recognises ill health , poor housing and conformity are all linked and that...
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    @David Evans "Monitoring how they have moved over time is a good proxy to measure of how far the political spectrum has moved to the...
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    I think you will find Corbyn is a recreation of the social liberalism epitomised by George Lansbury, from the 1880s till 1935. A pacifist who...
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    "so unexpected". Really? Denialism won't take us forward.
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    A Lady with a bit of class. Wish I could be adept in the poetry area.