paying tribute to Socrates

The following piece was published back in 2008 in the November/December issue of Canadian Dimension magazine. Socrates died last Saturday. He was one of the greatest footballers of his [...]

An Imperial Liberation?

Some musings on Libya from my Politics as Usual blog for POUND magazine ( Muammar Gaddafi is dead. Forty years of dictatorship has come to an end. Hundreds of political [...]

Occupy Wall Street!

Here’s my latest Politics As Usual blogpost for POUND. More on Occupy Wall Street to come… I doubted them; I really did. After so muted a reaction to the housing foreclosures, Wall [...]

Viva la revolucion!

Some of the best commentary on the Tunisian and Egyptian revolutions: Rober Fisk on the historical context of the uprisings and the future of Arab-Israeli relations: [...]