May 2011

Never Trust the Artist; Trust the Tale: Cageprisoners and Iconography

              As a veteran of the sixties, I have lived through enough assassinations of black leaders to have felt physically ill when I saw this photo:

Karima Benoune on Remembering All Bin Laden's Victims

I am crossposting this from the Guardian, May 3 as it makes a very important point, that most of Al Qaida's victims were and will continue to be Muslims, and that the yay team nationalism of some of our citizens is profoundly alienating to much of the world.

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