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Review: Susan Harlan – “Luggage”

Friday, January 12th, 2018

I give this monograph a total of 3/5.

Review: “A Perilous Path: Talking Race, Inequality, and the Law”, Ifill, Lynch, Stevenson, Thompson

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

I give this thin book of discussions 3/5: it’s quite needed.

Milo Yannopoulos’s book – including editorial comments: relentlessly funny

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Download the book with the editorial content included. It’s probably a lot better this way!

Noam Chomsky: tears for refugees, the American “battle lab” at Guántanamo, and how the USA uses torture systems today

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

There are two things below that I think stand out from what is otherwise a radiant interview: first, the outstanding article on how Chomsky reacted at speaking with refugees from Plain of Jars. Second, the details of the Cheney-Rumsfeld-created “battle lab”, which is a military-lingo euphemism for “torture lab” at the Guántanamo Bay camp.

“What about Israel?”

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Some well-put words on Israel as culled from the latest Barsamian/Chomsky book, “Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy”.