Morning Call: pick of the papers
The ten must-read comment pieces from this morning's papers.
Gazans are an occupied people and have the right to resist, including by armed force, says Seumas Milne.
2. A Terrible Failure (Times) (£)
The Church of England’s vote against women bishops does a disservice to half the population, says a Times leader.
3. This energy debate threatens to tear the coalition apart (Daily Telegraph)
Negotiations over the forthcoming Energy Bill have stirred up poisonous political divisions, writes Mary Riddell.
4. We’re all in this together, including savers (Financial Times)
If Osborne is to be both fair and smart, richer people must take the strain, writes Paul Goodman
We must present a coherent alternative that resonates with people who live outside the political bubble, says Owen Jones.
6. Syrians may be better off without cheerleaders (Guardian)
Recognising the rebels won't mean the end of Assad, says James Harkin. That's not what the Gulf states want.
We westerners set the precedent when it comes to "collateral damage", now the Israelis are reeling out the same tired excuses, writes Robert Fisk.
8. Expenses revelations leave a nasty taste (Daily Telegraph)
Speaker John Bercow’s over-zealous attempts to 'protect' MPs have had the opposite effect, says a Telegraph editorial.
Lynton Crosby should advise the PM not to start a fight unless he's sure he can win it, says Andrew Alexander.
10. The monumental folly of rent-seeking (Financial Times)
The success of market economies is not achieved by policies that encourage greed, writes John Kay.