Volume II                                 September 11, 2006                              Number 33
HARVARD SQUARE COMMENTARY
A Political, Social, Literary Journal
Politics

Harvard Square Observer
Ernest Cassara
• The Land of the Free and the
   Home of the Fearful
• The Myth That We Are Different

Many High Bush Administration Officials Guilty of Violating
Anti-torture Laws
Sherwood Ross
At least a score of high Bush Administration officials authorized, and hundreds of U.S. military and other government employees committed...

Eric Lomax’s “The Railway Man” And Today’s America
Lawrence Velvel
A few weeks ago I saw one of those lists of the best books on a subject...  This list was about books on World War II...

Potpourri
• Global Warming “Time Bomb”
• The “Free” U.S. Media
• The Debate of the Century
• Governor Wilfred Romney’s
   Tantrum
• On a Lighter Note!

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• Bad Options
• Political Words
• Macho Redux
• What Kind of Voices?
• White House Cookery
• American Psyche
Everything Else

In Annapolis:
The U.S. Naval Academy
Neil Turner
The movie Annapolis got terrible reviews ... as a resident, I found it to be horribly inaccurate in the visual representation of the Naval Academy and its surrounds...

Wisdom from Polonius
Fortune Cookies

Chuckle of the Week
Thanks to a friend whose email address is "cranky@"...

Chuckle Extra
We're Off to See the Wizard!

Site of the Week:
Project Rebirth
Project Rebirth is documenting the day-by-day rebuilding of the World Trade Center site in New York City.

From the Video Shop:
United 93
Neil Turner
I added this film to my NetFlix queue with trepidation because I tend to shy away from films that exploit real-life tragedies...


Editor's Panel

From the Editor
John Turner
As I watched the various programs on TV commemorating the events of five years ago, I heard almost no one speak of the attacks in a political context...

From Liberty Street: Surprise
John Turner
It's not often that a Sunday supplement contains much other than fluff. So I was startled to find in this week's Parade an article by Wilton Sekzer...

Comments Upon Articles
• Re: Owl's Head (9/4/06)




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