Category Archives: History

DISPATCHES from UKRAINE | Darrell Whitman


Kiev, Ukraine, December 22, 2015 Rumors have been circulating in Kiev for several weeks that the present pro-EU governing coalition is fracturing and a new government will soon take power. That is no surprise considering that the coalition was formed … Continue reading

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Benedict Anderson, who wrote ‘Imagined Communities’, died in his adopted homeland, Indonesia


If Anderson had a homeland, it was Indonesia, which he threw his whole heart and mind into not just studying, but also emotionally inhabiting. (Jeet Heer, New Republic) Benedict Anderson, just two days before his death, discussing his newest book, … Continue reading

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