The Staggers 11 January 2012 Morning Call: pick of the papers The ten must-read pieces from this morning's newspapers. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up 1.The UK must follow Scotland's plan Mac B (Financial Times) David Cameron and George Osborne have to change course, writes Alex Salmond. 2. Osborne v Salmond: the poker game of the year (Times) (£) The Scottish First Minister is a superb operator, says Alice Thomson. The only man who can match his political skills is the Chancellor. 3. Salmond caught out by a surfeit of confidence (Daily Telegraph) A hurried demand for a referendum date shows how badly Salmond has played his hand, says Alan Cochran. 4. Ed Miliband will have to take on the Blairite zombies (Guardian) Labour won't win credibility by backing cuts but by turning the rhetoric about a new economy into hard policy, says Seumas Milne. 5. Capitalism and Labour (Times) (£) This leading article says that Ed Miliband has posed some serious questions without yet answering them 6. Syria: Inside the deluded mind of a dictator-at-bay (Daily Telegraph) President Bashar Assad's bizarre analysis of Syria's crisis bears all the signs of oppressive ruler syndrome, says David Blair. 7. Ten years on, the shame of Guantanamo remains (Independent) Far from a masterstroke, Guantanamo Bay is an enduring blot on America's good name, ays this leading article. 8. Rwanda: at last we know the truth (Guardian) Linda Melvern writes that a new report reveals who was behind the assassination which led to genocide. But it leaves France with many questions to answer. 9. Hopes in emerging countries (Financial Times) Martin Wolf says that convergence in incomes per head is driving extraordinary divergence in growth between incumbents and newcomers. 10. The New World is slipping behind the times (Times) (£) Anatole Kaletsky argues that for all their economic problems, Britain and Europe are far more dynamic than America. › The SNP names its date Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!