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Thursday, June 21, 2012

[haw-info] HAW Notes 6/21/12: Links to recent articles of interest

Links to Recent Articles of Interest

"Deep-Sixing the China Option: How the Obama Administration is Stalling Its Way to War with Iran"
By Flynt Leverett and Hilary Mann Leverett, TomDispatch.com, posted June 19

"Sectarian Violence Undermines Syrian Regime"
By Juan Cole, TruthDig.com, posted June 17
The author teaches history at the University of Michigan

"The NDAA Is Worse Than We Thought"
By Jana Nestlerode, Op-Ed News, posted June 16
The author teaches constitutional law at West Chester University

"Syria, the Proxy War"
By Paul Rogers, OpenDemocracy.net, posted June 14

"Between Imperialism and Repression"
By Sami Ramadani, New Left Project, posted June 12
On the Syrian conflict

"Leaking War: How Obama's Targeted Killings, Leaks, and the Everything-Is-Classified State Have Fused"
By Peter Van Buren, TomDispatch.com, posted June 12

"Vietnam Is Back in Town"
By Jerry Lembcke, History News Network, posted June 11

"The War on Whistleblowers"
By David Sirota, In These Times, posted June 8

Thanks to Rosalyn Baxandall, Tam Robert Beeler, and Mim Jackson for suggesting articles that are included in the above list.  Suggestions can be sent to jimobrien48@gmail.com.

Friday, June 08, 2012

[haw-info] HAW Notes 6/8/12: Links to recent articles of interest

Links to Recent Articles of Interest

"Reversing the Vietnam War Verdict"
By Jack A. Smith, The Rag Blog, posted June 7
On the Pentagon's newly instituted campaign to honor (and justify) the Vietnam War

"Somebody Else's Atrocities"
By Noam Chomsky, Nation of Change, posted June 7

"First the 'Targeted Killing' Campaign, Then the Targeted Propaganda Campaign"
By Jameel Jaffer and Nathan Wessler, The Guardian, posted June 7

"Praying at the Church of St. Drone: The President and His Apostles"
By Tom Engelhardt, TomDispatch.com, posted June 5

"Syria: America vs. Israel?"
By Giorgio Cafiero, Foreign Policy in Focus, posted June 4

"Do Nuclear Weapons Really Deter Aggression?"
By Lawrence S. Wittner, History News Network, posted June 4
The author is a professor of history emeritus at SUNY Albany

"The Legend of the Spat-Upon Veteran"
By David Sirota, In These Times, posted June 1

"Unleashed: Globalizing the Global War on Terror"
By Andrew Bacevich, TomDispatch.com, posted May 29
The author teaches history and international relations at Boston University

"Bipartisan Assault on Middle East Peace"
By Stephen Zunes, Foreign Policy in Focus, posted May 29

"Thank You for Your Service, Sort Of"
By Andrew Bacevich, New York Times Book Review, posted May 27
Review of James Wright's Those Who Have Borne the Battle

Suggestions for these lists can be sent to jimobrien48@gmail.com.  Thanks to Rosalyn Baxandall and Mim Jackson for suggesting articles that are included in the above list.