Volume IV                                 August 25, 2008                              Number 34
HARVARD SQUARE COMMENTARY
A Political, Social, Literary Journal
Politics

From James Adler
A Letter on the Late Palestinian Poet
Mahmoud Darwish
So far I have not read one word of praise in The Jerusalem Post for the poet Mahmoud Darwish...

From Lawrence Velvel
The Orthodox Jew
Who Is A Disgrace To…
On December 14, 2007 I wrote a post that assailed Michael Mukasey for a statement -- that he doesn't know if waterboarding is torture -- which was a ...

Implication for the Long Run
Developments Last Week
The American Prejudice
Seizing Opportunity
Surety
Empty Predictions

Everything Else

Harvard Square Pictorial
Imaginative Buses
More Than Just a Ride

From the Video Shop
Recount
The 2000 presidential election was a huge slippery step in the history of the nation...

Wisdom from Polonius
Humankind
The last week in August is
Be Kind to Humankind Week 

Chuckle of the Week
Dorothy and Edna
Dorothy and Edna, two "senior" widows, are talking...

Site of the Week
BK2HK
be kind to humankind and
practice kindness daily




Editor's Panel

From the Editor
Last week I bought two new windows for an upstairs bedroom I'm worried about keeping warm this winter...

From Liberty Street
Pathetic Aspiration
When Katie Couric, last week, asked John McCain to explain his remark about not knowing how many houses he owned, his basic response was...

From Sanitas
Definitions That Will
Bolster Your Sanity As We Poke
Deeper Into The 21st Century

From Our Readers
Links to Other Articles
Link: Dave Barry: A journey...
Link: Is this the way?
Link: Time for Some Campaignin’


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