Volume III                                 April 9, 2007                                   Number 15
HARVARD SQUARE COMMENTARY
A Political, Social, Literary Journal
Politics

Deir Yassin Denial • The Far Left and the Present • The Continuing and Urgent Need for a Negotiated Solution
James Adler
• Yehuda Avner...writes this week...
• The problem with the far left for
   me is that...
• Not only negotiate with the
   Palestinian coalition government,
   but...

Harvard Square Observer:
St. Augustine, George W. Bush, and Original Sin
I remember, years ago, reading the Confessions of St. Augustine Hippo, in which he tells us, page after page, what a naughty boy/man he has been...

The Presidency Has Become
A Great Business Opportunity
Lawrence Velvel
There are those who question to a
   considerable extent
Why anyone would want to be
   President...

Potpourri
• Bush and Pelosi
• A Drugged America
• A Hungry America
• The Returned British Marines
• “The Axis of Evil”

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• Who's Driving?
• The Cipher
• The Telling Moment
• Pedantry and Purpose
• State Making, People Breaking
• Different Styles
• Our Undiscovered Need
• Radio Achievement
• Market Bargains
Everything Else

Response to the Trivia Quiz
From the responses to last week's trivia quiz, we conclude...

Wisdom from Polonius
Thoughts of Lao-Tzu, Webster’s New World Dictionary and A.Marvell

From the Mouths of Babes:
What is Love?
A group of professional people posed this question to a group of four to eight year-olds, "What does love mean?"...

Chuckle of the Week:
Is Hell Exothermic or Endothermic?
The following is an actual question given on a University of Washington chemistry mid term...

Site of the Week:
Reach Out and Read
making books part of
a healthy childhood.

From the Video Shop:
The Good Shepherd
I was overwhelmed by the quality of this film...


Editor's Panel

From the Editor
Spring is not coming on like it should, at least here in the East...

From Liberty Street:
Politics, Thought and Practice
The relationship of political thought to political theory continues to fascinate me so much that, now and then, I slog my way through...

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

From Our Readers:
Comments and Links to
Other Articles
• Re: Potpourri (4/2/07)
• Re: Trivia Quiz (4/2/07)
• Harvard Law Professor Works to
   Disrupt Tenure Bid of Longtime
   Nemesis at DePaul U.
• Double Standard Watch: The Right
   of Return: What if the shoe were
   on the other foot?
• Two Kinds of Refugees



Ernest Cassara
Founding Editor

John Turner
Managing Editor

Neil Turner
Technical Editor


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