Some thoughts and words on the events in the Boston area last week.

“Boston Under Siege, My Kids in the Driveway: Why I avoided the media last week”
-Steve Almond, New Republic

“Why is Boston ‘terrorism’ but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine?”
-Glenn Greenwald, The Guardian

“Glenn Greenwald on Boston Marathon Arrest: Will We Deny Constitutional Rights in the Name of Fear?”
-Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!

“Not Your Average Chechen Jihadis: Drawing the Wrong Conclusions About the Boston Bombing”
-Charles King, Foreign Affairs

“Drone Strikes and the Boston Marathon Bombing”
-Robert Wright, The Atlantic

“Black and White and Red All Over: How the hyperkinetic media is breeding a new generation of terrorists.”
-Scott Atran, Foreign Policy

“The Orwellian Warfare State of Carnage and Doublethink”
-Norman Solomon,


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