Historical background on the Japan-India dispute by an emeritus history profess at Australian National University "Much Ado about Islands"
1. For anyone attending the annual Left Forum this coming weekend at Pace University in New York City (click here
for Left Forum website), HAW will have a literature table that will be up on Friday evening, Saturday morning and afternoon, and possibly Sunday morning. Anyone interested in helping to staff the table for an hour or more should contact Jeri Fogel at firstname.lastname@example.org
2. The military trial of Bradley Manning began today at Fort Meade, Maryland. The Bradley Manning Support Network
website has information on the trial and on protest demonstrations in recent days.
Links to Recent Articles of Interest
3. As mentioned in the previous "HAW Notes" mailing, many talks from the April 5-7 HAW conference on "The New Faces of War," in video, audio, and/or text format are linked from this page
on the conference website.
By Gavan McCormack,
History News Network, posted June 3
By Douglas Valentine and Nicholas J. S. Davies, CounterPunch.org, posted May 31
By Andrew J. Bacevich, TomDispatch.com, posted May 28
The author teaches history and international relations at Boston University
By Mark LeVine, Aljazeera, posted May 28
The author teaches Middle Eastern history at the University of California, Irvine
By Paul Woodward, War in Context, posted May 24
Interviewed by Jon Wiener, Los Angeles Review of Books, posted May 23
Jon Wiener teaches history at the University of California, Irvine
By Stephen Zunes, Foreign Policy in Focus, posted May 15
Thanks to Rusti Eisenberg, Chad Pearson, and Rosalyn Baxandall for suggesting articles that are included in the above list. Suggestions can be sent to email@example.com.