June 21st, 2011

News

The crime rate, Wal-Mart, and globalization

TUESDAY LATE NEWSDAY:
* "For 20 years, crime in the US has been falling and new figures from the FBI show a sharp drop in the last two years, despite the recession. Why?"
* More on the threat of a Greek economic collapse and its ripple effects on Europe.
* What ever happened to the dream of globalization?
* Cyberpunk now: two prominent hacker groups announce attacks on government institutions.
* No class action: Dahlia Lithwick on the Supreme Court ruling for Wal-Mart.
* Where next for the fight on marriage equality.
* Is advertising dead?
* No, renaming earmarks won't make them go away.