Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Portraitist

Monsters exist, but they are too few in numbers to be truly dangerous…More dangerous are the functionaries ready to believe and act without asking questions” (Primo Levi) In 2005 the United Nations passed a resolution designating January 27th as Holocaust … Continue reading

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Carl Sandburg Poem “A Revolver”

“We live in a time of deep foreboding, one that haunts any discourse about justice, democracy and the future.” ( Henry A. Giroux,2013 ) ” We live in a time of deep foreboding, one that haunts any discourse about justice, … Continue reading

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Millimeter Wave Scanners

War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. (George Orwell:1984) The good news is that due to privacy and health concerns congress has finally ordered TSA to remove those awful naked body backscatter x-ray machines from major airports here … Continue reading

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Déjà vu in Mali

War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it . ( George Orwell ) Quite suddenly, or so it seems, news of the far flung Republic of Mali is all … Continue reading

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