May 20, 2007
Briefly, a (mostly glum) selection from stuff what I've been reading.
Richard Seymour and Tariq Ali on growing problems for Pervez Musharraf.
Four on Iraq: Michael Schwartz on the ongoing American attempts to formalise the takeover of Iraq's oil resources (Via Matt Taibbi); Nir Rosen on the Iraqi refugee crisis; "A Small War Guaranteed to Damage a Superpower", the preface to the paperback edition of Patrick Cockburn's The Occupation summarising the current situation in Iraq; Jeffrey St Clair on war profiteering.
Mark Ames on the Virginia Tech massacre.
Damien Love interviews Peter Bogdanovich and Joseph McBride about Orson Welles' The Other Side of the Wind.