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The ten must-read pieces from this morning’s papers.

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1. Creative Europeans 4, Anglo-Saxon Cutters 0 (Times) (£)

Anatole Kaletsky argues that the real brains behind economic recovery are on the Continent, not in deficit-obsessed Britain or America.

2. The European dream is in danger: prepare for another rude awakening (Guardian)

With the single currency being tested to breaking point, says Paul Mason, the EU's implicit social solidarity is in chronically short supply.

3. Europe has been scarred – and the pain will spread (Independent)

What is happening in Europe is of course about money, says Hamish McRae, but in the past few days it has become clear that it is also about power.

4. Europe should not control the IMF (Financial Times)

Regimes that do not bow to the wind of change inevitably get blown away, says Martin Wolf.

5. Who decides when MPs and courts collide? (Times) (£)

Vernon Bogdanor suggests that Britain is fast approaching a crisis of authority that only a written constitution can resolve.

6. Parliamentary privilege: responsible behaviour (Guardian)

After the naming of Ryan Giggs as the figure behind a superinjunction, an editorial discusses the difficult questions this poses for the media and our constitution.

7. A vital step towards justice and accountability (Independent)

The decision to charge PC Simon Harwood with the manslaughter of Ian Tomlinson is welcome in the context of a police force that sometimes seems to be above the law, says an editorial.

8. The state of the nation's health (Times) (£)

The government needs to think now about the serious issues that its health plans on do not address at present, says a leading article.

9. Obama and Cameron must break this addiction to war (Guardian)

Simon Jenkins warns that both Britain and America are fuelling Muslim anger by failing to rein in an aggressive military interventionist strategy.

10. How American folly could destroy Pakistan (Financial Times)

Killing the Afghan Taliban leadership is madness, given that Washington must talk to them about a settlement, writes Anatol Lieven.

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