In honor of the drum major for peace, here’s your (rather abbreviated) MLK Holiday edition of Monday morning linkage:
- Some reactions to Zero Dark Thirty are, well … rather predictable… since Islamophobia has become the tolerated form of bigotry in the West and particularly in ‘Merica.
- Novelist, Teju Cole, writes Seven [Really, Really] Short Stories about Drones on Twitter. Zack Beauchamp doesn’t really get it. Not boring and nuanced enough. FFS it’s a series of tweets! …. By the way don’t tell him about Daisy Rockwell’s Little Book of Terror.
- Hamid Dabashi asks “Can Non-Europeans Think?“
- At last, a new kinda hoodie for the age of drones. (h/t Ed Webb)
And finally, a rather timeless speech from Reverend King on why he opposed the war in Vietnam…