Archive for July, 2017

My saved links (weekly)

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

The Holocaust: A New History: Laurence Rees: 9780241979969: Books Penguin will publish my Holocaust book in paperback in the UK on 7 September. You can pre-order here: Matilda Glas on Twitter: "Människor har dött i jordbävningen på Kos. Och på Arlanda sitter svenskar och gråter ut i kvällstidningarna. Stackars er. Verkligen." Människor […]

Bodil Malmsten: personer som säger “gå bort” när de menar “dö”

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Personer som säger “gå bort” när de menar “dö”, jag hatar dom, dom ska dö.

Chomsky’s preface to Michael Albert’s new “Practical Utopia”

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

This is a great read, the start to a new book; this preface is written by Noam Chomsky and covers very recent events.

Chomsky’s teeth

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

The reason to why Chomsky needed to go to the dentist? See.

“Mail Men: The Story of the Daily Mail”—the first insanity

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

I’m currently reading “Mail Men: The Unauthorized Story of the Daily Mail – the Paper That Divided and Conquered Britain” by Adrian Addison. It starts from the beginning, in the early 20th century, and about 15% into the tome, it describes the demise of one of its founders, Alfred_Harmsworth, and actually shows how insanity and austerity really blends well, and are quite impossible to tell apart.