Bombs in Gaza Wound Academic Freedom in Urbana-Champaign
Bombs in Gaza Wound Academic Freedom in Urbana-Champaign

I write as a professor of History and Sociology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. I have long taken pride in the University of…

Weird! Aircraft crashes into Atlantic: U.S. says
Weird! Aircraft crashes into Atlantic: U.S. says

The North American Aerospace Defence Command says it has scrambled two F-16 fighter jets to aid an aircraft that appears to have crashed into the…

On my way to DC
On my way to DC

Who has two thumbs and is blogging at 30,000 feet? I needed one hand free to click the “shutter” for the laptop selfie, so…