Category Archives: Politics

The Peretz Saga Continues

UPDATE: Gawker today has the earth-shattering report that Marty Peretz is gay. Word on the street is that Peretz has more or less come out to his friends and family, including his grown children and soon-to-be ex-wife. And, as author John

The Peretz Saga Continues

UPDATE: Gawker today has the earth-shattering report that Marty Peretz is gay. Word on the street is that Peretz has more or less come out to his friends and family, including his grown children and soon-to-be ex-wife. And, as author John

The Peretz Affair

In his introduction to Edward Said’s Orientalism, Amardeep Singh reminds us of a common stereotype applied to Middle Eastern people back in the day: “They are despotic when placed in positions of power, and sly and obsequious when in subservient

The Peretz Affair

In his introduction to Edward Said’s Orientalism, Amardeep Singh reminds us of a common stereotype applied to Middle Eastern people back in the day: “They are despotic when placed in positions of power, and sly and obsequious when in subservient