Posts tagged "september 11"

Recreational Grieving: A 9/11 Reader

"Recreational Grieving," by Mary Valle for The Revealer

Osama Bin Laden, Dead

Typing this, I hesitate.  Is this a mere death?  An assassination?  A murder?  And if not the latter, why not?  Mass murderers and perpetrators of genocide have been brought to trial, yet the U.S. now abandons established paths of justice.  They've "taken him out."  Have we already tried bin Laden in our media, determined him...

What is Sacred Ground?

Never ones to let a potential controversy get past them (today's cover headline reads, "Scarlett [Johanson] may be getting a new 'tattoo'"), The New York Daily News has helped to make the "Ground Zero Mosque" a noisy conversation with emphatic sides.  Today I happened to pick up a copy of the paper while waiting...

God Save the Queen

God Save the Queen 15 November 2004 Evangelicals and the Sentimental Affinities of George W. Bush By Omri Elisha President / Queen I don’t have a television. I don’t follow the blogs. I have an almost Churchillian aversion to statistical polls. In short, I won’t even try to make sense of the recent cacophony of...