Friday, April 18, 2003
ILLEGAL WEAPONS: What if U.S. forces don't find any?Don Rummy on weapons of mass destruction: "I don't think we'll discover anything, myself." Now the truth comes out...

posted by Zentronix @ 7:27 AM   0 comments links to this post



Thursday, April 17, 2003
Like Missing Persons used to sing, "What are words for?" High school student poets victimised for anti-war stance

posted by Zentronix @ 1:20 PM   0 comments links to this post



For a change of pace...'Tomorrow' has its day / Story of Asian American overachievers gone bad has moviegoers talking

posted by Zentronix @ 7:06 AM   0 comments links to this post



Wednesday, April 16, 2003
Fun with Don Rummy, Saddam Hussein and Bechtel...Ultimate Insiders

posted by Zentronix @ 9:27 AM   0 comments links to this post



Saturday, April 12, 2003
And finally, this piece--U.S. awards rebuilding contracts / Targeting schools, civil institutions. When the Americans are done, Baghdad is going to look, smell, feel, and taste like Middle East Los Angeles.

posted by Zentronix @ 10:04 AM   0 comments links to this post



Here is an AP report on how the war has literally allowed history to be looted. Puts a different spin on Don Rummy's ho-hum attitude, doesn't it?

posted by Zentronix @ 10:02 AM   0 comments links to this post



The next time riot and looting breaks out in your city, remember these words:

"The looting is regrettable but understandable. A horrible regime has been lifted from the people. There is a reaction to the lifting of that power, and that is a reaction against oppression. It is on the way to liberty and freedom."
-White House spokesman Ari Fleischer

"One can understand the pent-up feelings that may result from decades of repression and people who have had members of their family killed by that regime, for them to tbe taking their feelings out on that regime."
-Don Rumsfeld

"I don't feel any guilt at all. I paid for these a thousand times."
-A Baghdad pharmacist liberating brocade sofas with her husband, a doctor.

"This is what America has brought us--looting and destruction."
-Nabil Abed, a Baghdad resident

posted by Zentronix @ 9:48 AM   0 comments links to this post



Wednesday, April 09, 2003
Non-Embed Journalism

The war has got me to thinking about how most of the stuff that passes for journalism these days--especially hip-hop journalism--is really embed journalism. On the other hand, trying to work outside the matrix has consequences--both metaphorical and sometimes horribly real.

JOURNALISTS KILLED: Questions raised over deaths from U.S. fire

posted by Zentronix @ 7:13 AM   0 comments links to this post

 

Previous posts
Coming Soon!
Notes On The Eve Of Day One
Students Occupy The New School
Farai Chideya's News And Notes on NPR Has Been Can...
I Am Nixon
Shouldna Lef Ya...
2G2K Is Back! :: On Hillary, Again, And Foreign Po...
The Impact of The Hip-Hop Vote
UCLA Education In Action Keynote Speech
A Great Day In Baseball History


select * from pages where handle = "BlogLinks" #content#

Archives
June 2002
July 2002
August 2002
September 2002
October 2002
November 2002
December 2002
January 2003
February 2003
March 2003
April 2003
May 2003
June 2003
July 2003
August 2003
September 2003
October 2003
November 2003
December 2003
January 2004
February 2004
March 2004
April 2004
May 2004
June 2004
July 2004
August 2004
September 2004
October 2004
November 2004
December 2004
January 2005
February 2005
March 2005
April 2005
May 2005
June 2005
July 2005
August 2005
September 2005
October 2005
November 2005
December 2005
January 2006
February 2006
March 2006
April 2006
May 2006
June 2006
July 2006
August 2006
September 2006
October 2006
November 2006
December 2006
January 2007
February 2007
March 2007
April 2007
May 2007
June 2007
July 2007
August 2007
September 2007
October 2007
November 2007
December 2007
January 2008
February 2008
March 2008
April 2008
May 2008
June 2008
July 2008
August 2008
September 2008
October 2008
November 2008
December 2008
January 2009
February 2009
 

Email list

Add me to the Can't Stop Won't Stop email list, an irregular update of what's new in our world:

Submit