The so-called clash of civilizations is not limited to militant Islam
against superpower Christianity, nor to wealthy nations opposed by a
multitude of poor ones.
It started with Congress, which in 1998 voted to deny federal financial
aid to students with minor drug convictions like marijuana possession.
Now the use of financial aid as an incentive to cu
The Federal Trade Commission has acknowledged that the epidemic of
identity theft claimed almost 10 million victims last year.
Shortly after 9/11, the government received an extraordinary gift of
hundreds of files on Al Qaeda, crucial data on the activities of radical
Islamist cells throughout the Middle East and Europ
Even though the Joseph Wilson affair has convulsed the capital for many
weeks, much of what makes it important is still ignored.
So Limbaugh has been hooked on pills,
While Bennett's hooked on slots.
Do all the right-wing morals police
Have copybooks with blots?
As Stevie Smith once wrote, while impersonating God, "I will forgive you
everything,/But what you have done to my Dogs/I will not forgive." About
Dan Rhodes's novel Timoleon Vieta Come Home<
John Coetzee's new book reads like a suicide note.
Is Zionism a failed ideology? This question will strike many people as
absurd on its face.
DEBATING HOWARD DEAN