Why is supporting local powers/not murdering innocents beyond Harold Koh’s and Greg Stanton’s imaginative universe?

    Extrajudicial targeted killings is legal jargon for the US Government’s use of drones to murder people.  As an executive, a king (or a President) who murders people claiming them guilty of crimes is rightly named a tyrant…That is why we have a judiciary. ***        That the American Government does such …

Poem: paths

In the ghetto forces of order takes world war throw the frail into trucks many years bang them around break their spines send them off in the ghetto takes much protest forces of order throw the frail many years into trucks bang them around until crush their larynxes  D.A. Mosby daughter of two cops indicts

Letters from Richard Falk, Greg Stanton, Angela Keaton and Coleen Rowley on Koh and drones

     For my initial piece on “Law School profs whiff on student protest: Harold Koh and the immunization of war crimes,” see here. ***      Richard Falk is an eloquent and courageous international lawyer, appointed by the UN as special rapporteur on Palestine and both refused admission to Israel, though jewish, and jailed for a night…See …

Poem: water

   made a speech the last day of the strike I made the Pakistanidean turn over in his house the palace could not contain the strikers man’s politeness, arm around my shoulder I walked with him by the jeweled lake where a trust of sky spotted the earth with vines found words lying about coiled …