Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Marjorie Cohn, CommonDreams.org, posted March 4
On the 1967 war
By Murtaza Hussain, The Intercept, posted March 2
By Greg Grandin, The Nation blog, posted March 2
The author teaches history at New York University.
By Paul R. Pillar, The National Interest, posted February 27
The author is a 28-year CIA veteran and a senior fellow at Georgetown University’s Center for Security Studies.
By William R. Polk, CounterPunch.org, posted February 25
The author was a member of the Kennedy administration’s Crisis Management Team during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
“The Real American Exceptionalism: From Torture to Drone Assassination, How Washington Gave Itself a Global Get-Out-of-Jail-Free Card”
By Alfred W. McCoy, TomDispatch.com, posted February 24
The author teaches history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
By Patrick Cockburn, The Unz Review, posted February 24
By Walter G. Moss, History News Network, posted February 24
The author is a professor of history emeritus at Eastern Michigan University.
By Juan Cole, The Nation blog, posted February 24
The author teaches history at the University of Michigan.
By William J. Astore, Contrary Perspective blog, posted February 22
The author is a retired lieutenant colonel in the US Air Force who also has a doctorate in Modern History from the University of Oxford.
As usual, thanks for Mim Jackson, Rosalyn Baxandall, and an anonymous reader for suggesting articles included in the above list. Suggestions can be sent firstname.lastname@example.org.