A brief item to mention what grabbed me in the new Know Your Enemy episode about Garry Wills’ book on the Kennedys.
A brief item about a bout of Steely Dan listening and the prod to it, a cover collab posted earlier this year on Josh Turner’s YouTube channel.
A brief item remarking on material in a Bible prophecy series James Tabor is running on YouTube — and an unexpected discovery in American cartooning and illustration.
A new post on the old personal blog: notes on Israel-Palestine and world democracy, partly with reference to videos Vlad Vexler posted after the terrorist attack by Hamas two weeks ago.
An update to last month’s Know Your Enemy + Jewish Currents brief item, appending KYE’s latest, a new conversation with John Ganz.
An update to Thursday’s brief item to suggest further listening with Ben Tarnoff.
A brief item to encourage checking out a July interview with Moira Weigel on the Ordinary Unhappiness podcast.
A brief item noticing that Cory Doctorow gives FTC chair Lina Khan high marks.
A brief item on the Know Your Enemy podcast’s new episode featuring Jewish Currents staff on a topic they spend a lot of time on, the problem of the ADL, the Anti-Defamation League.
A small update to yesterday’s brief item: another listen with Jonathan Decter recommended — something different.