Monthly Archives: May 2013

A Critical Reflection on the Maoist Attack in Chhattisgarh

In the context of eastern India, it is questionable how much value violent, offensive attacks on the state have for the larger goals of developing communism and the autonomy of the masses. 

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Islamic Fundamentalism: Notes on Internal Contradictions and Historical Origins

I wrote this blurb a couple of years ago, but never got around to posting it anywhere public–so, here it is!   I sat in on a Middle Eastern studies lecture today.  It was a small, discussion-based class, with about … Continue reading

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