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

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1. Looting with the lights on (Guardian)

We keep hearing England's riots weren't political, says Naomi Klein -- but looters know that their elites have been committing daylight robbery.

2. The great failure of globalisation (Financial Times)

It has not only hit the unskilled hard but has also proved a bonanza for the super-rich, writes Jeffrey Sachs.

3. There can be no place in justice for political expediency (Independent)

This leading article says that Ministry of Justice sentencing figures support the idea there has been a sharp change in practice.

4. On social justice, the coalition is reasonableness personified (Guardian)

The right has moved in significant ways. Tim Montgomerie argues that if the left can move too, these ideas on tax and family breakdown could work.

5. Get problem kids into jobs, not youth clubs (Times) (£)

The money's run out and unemployment is climbing. Scrapping needless regulation is the only thing we can do, says Camilla Cavendish.

6. Even as Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy talk, Europe's economy slides towards disaster (Daily Telegraph)

Jeremy Warner argues that the EU leaders' rhetoric in Paris makes it clear that they are not facing up to the existential crisis.

7. Breaking Europe's cycle of enfeeblement (Financial Times)

Leaders must stop stripping the politics out of integration, writes Mark Leonard.

8. The real euro crisis is yet to explode (Independent)

The dance of despair between the financial markets and the euro leaders goes on, says Adrian Hamilton.

9. China's risky game of cat and mouse censorship (Financial Times)

David Pilling says that authoritarian governments listen to those who shout loudest, bending to more nationalist sentiment.

10. Libya: echoes of Afghanistan (Guardian)

Muammar Gaddafi's regime might be finished, but, says Abdel Bari Atwan, a bitterly divided opposition means Libya's troubles may just be starting.

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