Morning Call: pick of the papers
The ten must-read comment pieces from this morning's papers.
1. It’s mad to blame our housing crisis on 'blooming foreigners’ (Daily Telegraph)
Talent and investment from abroad will help create jobs and build the homes we need, says Boris Johnson.
2. Stupid to think the Tea Party is brainless (Financial Times)
The way to deal with the movement is not through ridicule but to understand its motivation – and the fact it is not finished yet, writes Edward Luce.
JFK's lunar vision is needed if business is to see the long-term benefits of greening the economy as well as the short-term costs, says Larry Elliott.
4. Nick Clegg is right to reject free schools (Guardian)
Pushy parents who want to dictate how their child is educated should send them to private school, not set up a free one, says Melissa Kite.
Independence must be more than just a left-wing project, says John McTernan.
Who sanctioned the snatching powers of the secret state? Blair? Straw? David Miliband? It's ripe for judicial review, says Chris Huhne.
Consumers have every right to feel angered by price rises just announced, says an Independent editorial.
Press regulation will stifle local news even worse than national, says Nigel Farage.
At Trafalgar Nelson relied on outside help, writes Robert Crampton. The British Armed Forces always have.
10. A new dawn for nuclear power? (Daily Telegraph)
Once Britain led the world in atomic energy, but decades of political dithering have left Chinese and French firms in the lead, says Michael Hanlon.