Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Andrew Cockburn, TomDispatch.com, posted June 16
"Top 7 Ways of Telling if Someone Is Lying about being a 'Salafi Jihadi'"
By Juan Cole, Informed Comment blog, posted June 14
The author teaches history at the University of Michigan
By Charles W. Freeman, Jr., The National Interest, posted June 14
The author is a former US ambassador to Saudi Arabia among many governmental positions; the article draws extensively from the history of recent decades.
By Jerry Lembcke, Choice, June issue
An extensive bibliographic essay, commissioned from the author by the journal of the American Library Association
By Jonathan Cook, Aljazeera, posted June 10
Part 2 of interview with Andrew J. Bacevich by Patrick Smith, Salon.com, posted May 25
Andrew Bacevich is a professor emeritus of history and international relations at Boston University.
By David Swanson, Let's Try Democracy blog, posted May 23
By George Black, The New Yorker, posted May 20
By John V. Walsh, Consortium News, posted May 9
By Thomas M. Grace, History News Network, posted May 1
Based in part on the author's newly published book Kent State: Death and Dissent in the Long Sixties"
As usual, thanks are due to an anonymous reader who has sent numerous suggestions for these occasional lists, including the above list. Suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.