in pursuit of nuance

Charlie Hebdo

For the past two days my news feed, inevitably, is full of the attacks on the offices of Charlie Hebdo.  Before I pursue the nuanced view, a couple of fact checks from the coverage. There have been reams of excellent analysis already written but… Read More ›

Perception vs. Reality in Darfur

Professor George Bond, a wonderful man and great anthropologist at Columbia University Teachers College, sadly passed away earlier this month. Related to me through extended family, we spent much time together while I was living and studying in the USA…. Read More ›