- CNN’s Plea from Haiti: Send Cops to Contain This Peaceful Crowd! Jesse Walker, Jesse Walker: Reason Magazine articles and blog posts. (2010-01-21).
Those tales of mass violence in Haiti are looking increasingly dubious by the day. Here's Sasha Kramer, director of the Haitian nonprofit SOIL, describing the conditions she's seen after the quake: Since we arrived in Port au Prince, everyone has told us that you cannot go into the area around…(Linked Friday 2010-01-22.)
- MARV's Next Destination: The Auction Block. Pete Eyre, the Motorhome Diaries (2010-01-19).
ARLINGTON, VA – Last March Jason Talley and myself split the cost of a 2000 Four Winds Hurricane. As many of you know, that RV was soon dubbed MARV and became the fourth and best-looking member of the Motorhome Diaires (especially after his transformation into a rolling billboard for liberty)….(Linked Friday 2010-01-22.)
- WE ARE AT WAR! Why Are They Fighting Back? Gene Callahan, Crash Landing (2010-01-09).
Glenn Greenwald:’So we’ve spent the last decade screaming to the world that WE ARE AT WAR!, that we’re a War Nation, that we’re led by a War President. That we are “at war” — not just in Iraq and Afghanistan, but generally against Islamic extremists — is an absolute bipartisan…(Linked Friday 2010-01-22.)