Review: Francisco Cantú – “The Line Becomes A River”

Monday, February 19th, 2018

I give this book 4/5.

Review: “The Most Dangerous Man in America: Timothy Leary, Richard Nixon and the Hunt for the Fugitive King of LSD” by Bill Minutaglio and Steven L. Davis

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

My review of this book: I give it 4/5.

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.

Review: “Waco: A Survivor’s Story” by David Thibodeau

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

I give the newly re-published book 4/5, mainly for historical importance and for style.

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.