Monthly Archives: August 2013

Two tiny rappers who broke my heart.

If I had to guess I’d say the boy was four, the girl six. I’m not good with ages though, and am new at navigating these strong Andean faces. I assumed they were brother and sister but I didn’t check. … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky on Egypt’s Coup

Below is a short email interview I conducted with Noam Chomsky regarding the coup in Egypt. [START] Q. Are you pleased or upset by the events in Egypt over the last month or so?  A. Upset How have these events … Continue reading

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Egypt: A Terrible Old Joke

I have been reminded recently of an awful joke about Egyptians that I cannot help but share. It’s back in the days of Mubarak, and the US is worried about looking bad funding a dictatorship, so they tell Mubarak he … Continue reading

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