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Monday, August 04, 2014
[haw-info] HAW Notes 8/4/14: Gaza petition reminder and update; links to recent articles of interest
Note: The response to the Historians' Letter on the Crisis in Gaza, first circulated July 31, has been overwhelming. If you feel that the letter speaks for you and you have not already done so, we encourage you to sign it and forward it quickly to friends. The letter, along with a list of signers as of this morning and an easy form for signing on, is at http://historiansagainstwar.org/gazapetition.html.
Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Jonathan Weiler, Informed Comment blog, posted August 4
The author teaches in Global Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
By Leonard Steinholm, History News Network, posted August 3
The author teaches history and communications at American University.
By Tom Engelhardt, TomDispatch.com, posted August 3
Describes, and provides background for, the struggle between the CIA and the Senate Intelligence Committee
By Noam Chomsky, Truth-out.org, posted August 3
By Juan Cole, Informed Comment blog, posted July 31
The author teaches history at the University of Michigan.
By Nick Turse, TomDispatch.com, posted July 31
By Rashid Khalidi, The New Yorker, posted July 29
The author teaches in Arab Studies at Columbia University.
By Walter G. Moss, History News Network, posted July 27
A historically informed article with strong implications for the Ukraine crisis; the author is a professor of history emeritus at Eastern Michigan University.
By Glenn Greenwald and Murtaza Hussain, Portside.com, posted July 25
By Henry Siegman, Politico Magazine, posted July 22
The author was executive director of the American Jewish Congress from 1978 to 1994.
The above list was edited by Steve Gosch and Jim O'Brien, with thanks to John Marciano and Rosalyn Baxandall for suggesting articles that are included. Suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.