Links to Recent Articles of Interest
By Henry Siegman, The Nation, posted July 27
The author formerly headed the American Jewish Congress and the Synagogue Council of America.” The article’s subhead reads “And What Trump’s America Teaches Us about Netanyahu’s Israel”
Interview with Stephen F. Cohen, Real News Network, posted July 24
The interviewee is an emeritus professor of Russian history at Princeton University and New York University.
By John Feffer, TomDispatch.com, posted July 22
The author is the director of Foreign Policy in Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies.
By Brian D’Haeseleer, Foreign Policy in Focus, posted July 19
On the president’s private trial ballons for an invasion of Venezuela
By Joseph Gerson, Truthout.org, posted July 10
A historically based analysis of NATO and its role in US policy.
By Ariel Dorfman, TomDispatch.com, posted July 8
The author is an emeritus professor of literature at Duke University and has written, among other works, a new novel, Darwin’s Ghosts.
By Gunar Olsen, The Nation, posted July 5
On the controversy over General Petraeus’s invitation to deliver a keynote presentation for the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR).
“Where’s Our ‘Dr. Strangelove’? In the Trump Era, America Desperately Needs a Great Movie about Nuclear Apocalypse”
By Jon Schwartz, The Intercept, posted July 1
“Comparisons Between US Immigration Policy and the Nazi Period May Not Be Helpful, But They Are Hard to Avoid”
By David Tollerton, The Conversation, posted June 25
The author teaches Jewish Studies and Contemporary Biblical Cultures at the University of Exeter.
By Renee Lafferty-Salhany, The Conversation, posted June 10
A light and enjoyable article. The author teaches history at Brock University in Ontario.
Thanks to Rusti Eisenberg, Roger Peace, Steve Gosch, and an anonymous reader for suggesting articles included in the above list. Suggestions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.