Links October 28th to October 29th
Links from my del.icio.us account for October 28th through October 29th:
- Washington Times - GOULDEN: Eddy and the Mideast - Story of arabist spy Bill Eddy.
- Harvard Iranian Oral History Project Harvard University - Personal recordings from the 1920s to the 1980s from Iran.
- Welcome to POMED’s Country Pages Project | Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED) - POMED launches "country pages" covering Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey and Morocco.
- The Israel Lobby Archive - Very interesting historical documents tracking the history of the Israel lobby in the United States, notably previously confidential material from the 1960s. Bookmark it!
- U.S. Mulls Talks With Taliban in Bid to Quell Afghan Unrest - WSJ.com - Petraeus backs initiative to talk to "moderate" Taliban, driving a wedge with "irreconciliable" elements.
- Egypt sheikh backs women's right to beat husbands - Middle East Times - First all the wife-swapping, now this...