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Tuesday, April 26, 2016
[haw-info] HAW Notes 4/26/16, including links to recent articles of interest
Note: The IndieGoGo fundraising effort for the Vietnam draft resistance documentary-in-progress, The Boys Who Said No, is in its last week, with over $45,000 already raised out of a goal of $50,000. Judith Ehrlich, the director, has twice won film awards from both the American Historican Association and the Organization of American Historians. Info about the film, with a donation link, is here.
Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Rebecca Gordon, TomDispatch.com, posted April 24
The author's book American Nuremburg, on US crimes following 9/11 has just been published by Skyhorse Press.
By Charles Glass, The Intercept, posted April 23
A review essay on Andrew Bacevich's new book, America's War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History. The reviewer is a former chief Middle East correspondent for ABC News.
By Paul R. Pillar, The National Interest, posted April 21
On the origins of Hillary Clinton's foreign policy views. The author, a 28=year veteran of the CIA, is a visiting professor at Georgetown University in security studies.
By Andrew J. Bacevich, Dallas Morning News, posted April 18
The author is a professor emeritus of history and international relations at Boston University.
By Robin Lindlay, History News Network, posted April 17
By Nick Turse, The Intercept, posted April 16
One researcher's experience with the Freedom of Information Act
By William J. Astore, TomDispatch.com, posted April 14
The author is a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel and formerly taught at the U.S. Air Force Academy.
By Malik Jalal, The Independent, posted April 12
By Jeremy Kuzmarov, Huffington Post politics blog, posted April 9
The author teaches history at the University of Tulsa.
By Eric Orlin, History News Network, posted April 9
The author teaches Classics at the University of Puget Sound.
Thanks (as usual) to an anonymous reader for suggesting some of the above articles. Suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.