The Fantasy Tale of “Self-Defense” and Other Important News

Links to Recent Articles of Interest

“Netanyahu, ‘Censored Voices,’ and the False Narrative of


By Marjorie Cohn,, 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,, posted February 25
The author was a member of the Kennedy administration’s Crisis Management Team during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
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

About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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