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February 27, 2015

The Face of Battle in the Ukraine

The Face of Battle in the Ukraine
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By Robert Hariman War is far more than battle, from the extensive organization that is required to project power and hold territory, to the thousand ways that it disrupts, distorts, corrupts, and shatters entire worlds.

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February 26, 2015

Poor Kanye: Cell Phones, Martyrdom and Celebrity Culture

Poor Kanye: Cell Phones, Martyrdom and Celebrity Culture
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By Michael Shaw I am partly posting Kanye’s shaming of the celebrity-crazed public and his indictment of mobile photography as an example of how much pictures can take on a life of their own.

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February 24, 2015

“Breaking” Pic from Fukushima

“Breaking” Pic from Fukushima
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By Michael Shaw Don't worry yourself what's bubbling beyond the tarp?

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February 23, 2015

ISIS Attacks Iraqi Base Full of US Trainers, Ho Hum

ISIS Attacks Iraqi Base Full of US Trainers, Ho Hum
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By Michael Shaw Whatever the reasons for the quiet, America's reengagement in Iraq is primarily significant for the lack of attention.

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February 22, 2015

Award Season and Western Cultural Exports

Award Season and Western Cultural Exports
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By Philip Perdue — If the 2015 Oscars expose a diversity problem with western cultural exporting, then the selection by POY doubles down on the indictment.

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