Welcome to the Politicus Pulse. Here are the links you need to see to get your day started off right. Consider this a cup of coffee for your mind.
5 WikiLeaks Revelations Exposing the Rapidly Growing Corporatism Dominating American Diplomacy Abroad (AlterNet)
One of WikiLeaks’ greatest achievements has been to expose the exorbitant amount of influence that multinational corporations have over Washington’s diplomacy.
A Distraction? Only From Democrats’ Empty Agenda (Politico)
Democratic leadership insisted Weiner was a distraction. But what was he a distraction from?
Friends Like These (The Washington Monthly)
Buried in Obamacare is a secret weapon to contain Medicare costs. Meet the group of House Democrats who want to destroy it.
Out of Power, Right-Wing Hawks Turn Dovish (Rolling Stone)
It’s been interesting, watching the seamless transition many conservatives seem to be making now, from brainless war-drum-beating to Randian isolationism.
Trojan Horse Rescue in Greece (New Deal 2.0)
EU elites are casting Greece into the modern day equivalent of a debtors’ jail with their ‘rescue package.’
In Your Eyes – Peter Gabriel