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 (www.poundmag.com). 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: [...]