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Friday, February 20, 2015
[haw-info] HAW Notes 2/20/15: Links to recent articles of interest
Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Staughton Lynd, CounterPunch.org, posted February 20
Review essay on American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity by Christian Appy
By Juan Cole, Informed Comment blog, posted February 19
The author teaches history at the University of Michigan.
By Scott McConnell, The American Conservative, posted February 18
Draws lessons from the 1956 Suez crisis
By Glenn Greenwald, The Intercept, posted February 16
By Andrew J. Bacevich, Moyers & Company, posted February 14
The author, retired from teaching history at Boston University, is a fellow at Columbia University's School of Public and International Affairs.
By Jim Lobe, LobeLog, posted February 12
Parallel's Netanyahu's arguments about Iraq prior to the 2003 invasion with his statements on Iran today.
By Danny Postel, In These Times, posted February 11
Review essay on Muhammed Idrees Ahmad's new book The Road to Iraq
By Gary Leupp, CounterPunch.org, posted February 11
The author teaches history at Tufts University.
By Rebecca Gordon, TomDispatch.com, posted February 10
The author's book Mainstreaming Torture was published in 2014.
By Christian Appy, TomDispatch.com, posted February 8
The author teaches history at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. His just-released American Reckoning is his third book on the Vietnam War.
Thanks to Mim Jackson, Rosalyn Baxandall, Chad Pearson, and an anonymous reader (always the same one) for suggesting articles included in the above list. And special thanks to Steve Gosch for having acted as co-editor of these lists for most of the past year. Suggestions for articles to be included can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.