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1. Why I'll never hug a hoodie – or a husky (Guardian)

Labour needs to go far deeper than a Cameron-type strategy of superficial repositioning. We must set out a national mission, says Ed Miliband.

2. The rich and powerful in handcuffs: one of the great sights of New York (Independent)

For some New Yorkers, seeing Dominique Strauss-Kahn under arrest was deeply pleasing, writes Jay McInerney.

3. People you've never heard of with policies you wouldn't believe (Financial Times)

Most of the cabinet seem to be invisible, says Rory Bremner.

4. Not caring what the people think has never turned out well, Kenneth Clarke (Telegraph)

As is typical of a Eurocrat, the Justice Secretary's bright ideas fall foul of his arrogance, writes Bruce Anderson.

5. Better to have anarchy than a media gagged (Times) (£)

Privacy be damned. In deciding what can be allowed into the public domain, all that matters is: "Is it true?" says Matthew Parris.

6. Archaic attitudes to sex that demean both men and women (Independent)

Events of the past week have shown that some masculine views on sex are entrenched, says Harriet Walker.

7. At last, a policy that's better than a bailout (Telegraph)

The restructuring of debt offers Europe an alternative to endless, ineffective handouts, says Jeremy Warner.

8. It's not the arithmetic of genocide that's important. It's that we pay attention (Guardian)

Every day, foreign conflicts with complicated origins reach us dressed up to look appealingly simple, says Ian Jack.

9. Obama draws the line (New York Times)

In his speech on the Middle East, the president laid down a brave challenge for Binyamin Netanyahu, says Roger Cohen.

10. A joke, however good, needs the right audience (Telegraph)

No wonder Lars von Trier's crack about Nazis bombed at Cannes, writes David Quantick.

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