Volume III                                 March 19, 2007                                   Number 12
HARVARD SQUARE COMMENTARY
A Political, Social, Literary Journal
Politics

Fact and Passion:
An Experimental, Modern, and Anti-Anti-Semitic Case for Israel
James Adler
This is an experiment. An experiment in empathic reaching-out...

Harvard Square Observer:
Noam Chomsky vs. Empire
...I asked myself, and then My better Half, “Is that Noam Chomsky?”...

A Jewish Plea
Sara Roy
...an essay of mine that will soon be published...

Seven Pillars of Iraqi Culture
Craig T. Trebilcock
I occasionally send articles which seem to have unusual merit... It is by a Lieutenant Colonel who spent time in Iraq.
Lawrence R. Velvel

Why There Was No Indictment On The Underlying Crime
Of Outing Valerie Plame
Lawrence Velvel
To many, the vict’ry of Fitzgerald...

Potpourri
• The Advantage of Divided
   Government
• Ron Paul Running for President
• Guantánamo
• Halliburton to Dubai
• Army Spokesmen
• General Pace And Homosexuality
• Style Trends
• TV Trends
• For President?

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• A Peculiar Institution
• Strangeness Coming
• Action and Reaction
• Making a Contribution
Everything Else

A Poem:
Crusaders, Syria, 1099
John R. Guthrie

Wisdom from Polonius
Thoughts of Art Buchwald

Chuckle of the Week
I, MAXINE , being of sound mind and body...

Site of the Week:
IIHS - HLDI
Crash Testing and Highway Safety

From the Video Shop:
Keeping Mum
The British have a way about them when it comes to black comedy, and this film offers up...


Editor's Panel

From the Editor
I bugged out of Montpelier before the flood. But I don't want you to think I did it out of cowardice...

From Liberty Street:
Chalmers Johnson
In three heavily documented books - Blowback, The Sorrows of Empire,  and most recently, Nemesis -- Chalmers Johnson has laid out the case that the United States is being...

From Sanitas: A Lexicon for the 21st Century
Definitions you will not find in the normal dictionary...

From Our Readers:
Links to Other Articles
• Gap among Jews widens on
   question of Zionism
• Baghdad Under Surge





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