Daily Archive: June 22, 2010


Buddhism, Digha Nikaya, and the eightfold path

Continuing with our detour into the Buddhist scriptures- ‘wandering on the way’ as it were- I am struck by how little the western tradition has readied me to read them. In Christianity, for example,...


Prematurely Popping the McChrystal (w/ Updates)

This Rolling Stone article on Stanley McChrystal is causing a stir.  An aide has already been fired and some are speculating McChrystal himself might be next on the chopping block. Like Spencer Ackerman I...