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PBC News & Comment Tuesday, June 19

U2 honors Burmese activist Aung San Suu Kyi in Dublin, we open with the song they wrote for her, Walk On;  Obama and Putin spar over Syria at G20 summit in Cabo Wabo       --German newspaper reports that May 25 massacre at Houla was done by rebels but blamed on Syrian government forces

--situation in Egypt remains murky after election and military coup

--Iran talks in Moscow sidetracked by Iranian complaints

--Asians comprise fastest growing group of US immigrants

--ALEC in Rhode Island exposed by NY Times' Joe Nocera

--this important op-ed in S.F. Chronicle confirms a point long made here: pension shortfalls are partly due to contribution holidays taken by government employers

--women are marginalized in US media coverage--see for yourself