Read — 2013/04/04
Today’s selection of articles includes:
- “Korean Roulette” (The Economist). A prospective on the latest rhetoric from North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un, and how to respond.
- “Multiplying the Old Divisions of Class in Britain“, by Sarah Lyall (NY Times). From three to seven — Britain’s new class system is defined by money, social connections, and cultural capital.
- “The Seat of Power“, by Ruth La Ferla (NY Times). Training the spotlight on a fashion critic rarely in the spotlight: Bridget Foley of Women’s Wear Daily.
- “Martin Luther King Is Slain in Memphis; A White Is Suspected; Johnson Urges Calm“, by Earl Caldwell (NY Times, 5 Apr 1968).
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