Monthly Archives: December 2015

Thinking Aloud: “The Tsar of Love and Techno”

Dec. 23, 2015 by Darius  I recently read The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra. It’s an epic, surreal novel that spans decades and thousands of miles, composed of disparate threads of story and peopled by characters bound … Continue reading

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News You Really Need To See: “Danish Measure Would Allow Seizure of Refugees’ Jewelry”

“Danish Measure Would Allow Seizure of Refugees’ Jewelry” The Washington Post, December 18, 2015, p.A12 “In recent months, Denmark has taken a fairly harsh stance toward refugees.  In September, for example, authorities published an ad in Lebanese newspapers carrying an unmistakable message to foreigners … Continue reading

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