Category Archive for 'Politics'

From “The Daily Show book”, Stewart’s pose and a piece of Colbert’s brilliance

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

I’m currently reading “The Daily Show (The Book): An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests” which has recently been released. It’s interesting. I’ve so far read a tenth of it, and it’s got some really interesting bits on the formation of the show, under Jon Stewart. LIZZ WINSTEAD: Instead […]

Noam Chomsky – annotations on his 2004-05-19 speech at Royal Institute of Philosophy in London

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Defining terrorism according to the USA, on “Serbia”, Lebanon and NATO.

Mark Thatcher: corruption and crime wander through the rich

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

This is a short excerpt from a spectacular book on the global arms corruption. Mark Thatcher exploited over 12 million pounds from the British population – his mother dug an even deeper grave. Read up! Also, see the documentary.

Kakan, Audi och polisen: ett analysförsök

Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Audi valde att avsluta sitt samarbete med Kakan Hermansson på grund av något hon sedan länge bett om ursäkt för. Varför? Jag försöker i den här bloggposten att problematisera det hela och se det i kontext.

USA: short post-election note, plus Noam Chomsky on Trump and what’s next

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Some thoughts on the US election of 2016.