« November 2007 |
| January 2008 »
Johann Hari wonders just how certain we can be that Pakistan's nuclear weapons are safely stored where no dangerous hands can reach them.
Posted at 06:35 AM in Foreign Policy | Permalink
Norman Naimark has reviewed Chris Bellamy's Absolute War: Soviet Russia in the Second World War.
Posted at 09:41 PM in Books, Europe, Germany, History | Permalink
Lawrence Freedman briefly reviews Alan Kramer's Dynamic of Destruction: Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War in the January/February 2008 issue of Foreign Affairs.
Posted at 09:55 AM in Books, Europe, Germany, History | Permalink
Simon Sebag Montefiore reviews Alan Kramer's Dynamic of Destruction: Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War.
Posted at 09:45 AM in Books, Europe, Germany, History | Permalink
James Surowiecki of The New Yorker explains why retailers are having a hard time making money this holiday season.
Posted at 10:12 AM in Economics | Permalink
Philip Jenkins reviews Hugh Kennedy's The Great Arab Conquests: How the Spread of Islam Changed the World We Live In.
Posted at 10:03 AM in Books, History | Permalink
Historian Sean Wilentz looks at how the delusional style in American punditry is working in favor of Barack Obama.
Posted at 11:57 AM in Politics | Permalink