Category: News

Scary prescient article in The Atlantic 2 months ago. A former senior Near East Division operative says, “The CIA probably doesn’t have a single truly qualified Arabic-speaking officer of Middle Eastern background who can play a believable Muslim fundamentalist who …

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David Halberstam on “Apocalypse Now” — it’s in great contrast to what we see today. Look at “Pearl Harbor.” “Pearl Harbor” is nearly a blood libel against the event. The people who made that movie should be ashamed of themselves. …

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This article by an ER MD at Salon.com was phenomenal. * * * The Tim Wise article on the school shootings and white denial is worth a read. What went wrong is that we allowed ourselves to be lulled into …

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“During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African people. I have fought against white domination and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which …

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Long but very informative page on what to do if you’ve been defrauded on the net. Changing your perspective in Photoshop is pretty easy. Wish it was as easy to do in real life 🙂 Clay Shirky in Business 2.0 …

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