British intellectual Fred Halliday, 1946-2010

Sami Zubaida, who was on my dissertation committee at the University of London, penned this respectful obituary for the late…

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The charge against Goldman Sachs that may really matter

As readers know I am somewhat sceptical of the basis of the claims against Goldman Sachs made by the SEC…

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Academic Notes

From time to time readers ask about my academic work. Here are some recent highlights: I was interviewed recently for…

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Anna Walentynowicz – Polish Solidarity Founder Dead in Russian Plane Crash

In a tragic loss for the movement for democratic rights, Anna Walentynowicz, whose sacking by a Polish shipyard in August…

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