Tag Archives: Mid-Eastern issues and analysis

WHAT IS A POLITICAL CONVENTION FOR IF NOT TO CHOOSE A CANDIDATE?

The question of what is the purpose of a political convention may seem a trifle simplistic to modern media pundits, but as three generations of teachers—and Democrats—in my family were want to say, there are no stupid questions; just stupid … Continue reading

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AMAL & THE NIGHT CONTRIBUTORS

Clear your social calendar folks, on April 15–the day us little folks sweat over getting their tax returns in–venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar, who you may know better for his “Uber for Jetliners” fame, will be hosting a humble little shindig for Goldwater … Continue reading

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Drum and Trumpet Blog: an intro

This is by way of introduction to this blog-site.  It is intended to put posts here about military and political affairs, both present and past. While my graduate work was in Ancient Near Eastern Studies, with a concentration in Archaeology, I have … Continue reading

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