“The World Turns Around a Spinning Ball”

Choreographed War and Other Aspects of the World’s Greatest Game  by Eduardo Galeano [The following passages are excerpted at TomDispatch from Eduardo Galeano’s Soccer in Sun and Shadow (Nation Books, Open Road Media ebooks).] The Stadium Have you ever entered an empty stadium? Try it. Stand… Continue Reading  

Iraq Invades the United States

And Other Headlines from an Upside Down History of the U.S. Military and the World  by Eduardo Galeano via Top Dispatch The following passages are excerpted from Eduardo Galeano’s new book, Children of the Days: A Calendar of Human History (Nation Books).]  The… Continue Reading  

The Life and Death of Words, People, and Even Nature

From Walking Libraries and a God Named “Word” to What Sherlock Holmes Never Said  by Eduardo Galeano via Tom Dispatch [The following passages are excerpted from Eduardo Galeano’s new book, Children of the Days: A Calendar of Human History (Nation Books).] Memory on Legs… Continue Reading