Further thoughts on the cultural labor of poetry and art. Not merely "is it good?," but "what has it accomplished?"...reviews of recent poetry collections; selected poems and art dealing with war/peace/social change; reviews of poetry readings; links to political commentary (particularly on conflicts in the Middle East); youtubed performances of music, demos, and other audio-video nuggets dealing with peaceful change, dissent and resistance.
Friday, August 7, 2009
More P.W. Singer and those Pesky Robots That Will Be Fighting Our Wars
"The Americans look at us like insects." Why robots perpetuate the idea that we don't give a shit about Afghanis (or anybody else we "liberate" and bomb, for that matter).