After John Paul Stevens. Jeffrey Toobin, New Yorker. Fascinating profile of the Supreme Court’s “senior Justice, in every respect”.
Has Obama turned against Israel? Fred Kaplan, Slate. The underline says “The charge is ludicrous”, but the piece doesn’t make that case. See also: Israel slapped America-and may have jolted Obama awake, by Jonathan Freedland in the Guardian.
The weak renminbi is not just America’s problem. Arvind Subramanian, FT. The case for a new WTO rule. Paul Krugman proposes a tough unilateral line; Greg Mankiw disagrees, and links to this column from last year.