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Charles C. Mann (http://www.charlesmann.org), author of "1491: New Revelations of the America Before Columbus" (Vintage) And Jeff Dorchen delivered a Moment of Truth.
http://www.virtualdali.com A comprehensive Flash-driven site dedicated to Salvidor Dali. I fell in love with his early works (1910-1927).
Eyal Weizman, author of "Hollow Land: Israel’s Architecture of Occupation" (Verso).
http://www.urbandictionary.com/ Urban Dictionary is a slang dictionary that contributors add to and vote on. For example: 1. zoomer 14 thumbs up, 13 thumbs down A person who sells fake drugs and then takes off before being found out.”Damn! that zoomer just sold me cat nip!” 2. ZOOMER 4 up, 5 down n. Instance in which Read more
http://www.cryptool.com/ From the site: “CrypTool is a freewareprogram which enables you to apply and analyze cryptographicmechanisms… CrypTool has implemented almost all state-of-the-artcrypto functions and allows you to learn about and use, cryptographywithin the same environment.” It’s also open source and was initiatedin part by Deutsche Bank Group… huh?!? Think about it. Oh, and happy Software Read more
Trita Parsi, author of "Treacherous Alliance: The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran, and the United States" (Yale Press). Trita’s recent writing also includes this week’s Op-Ed in The Hill, "Fund Bridges, not Failed Policy."Parsi is president of the National Iranian American Council (http://www.niacouncil.org). Stan Cox returnrf to This is Hell to tell us about his Read more
http://www.opensourcemac.org/ It’s the Mac community’s turn for some open source resources.
Ray McGovern was a CIA analyst from 1963 to 1990 and Robert Gates’ branch chief in the early 1970s. Ray was one of President Ronald Reagan’s intelligence briefers from 1981-85 charged with preparing daily security briefs for the President, the Vice President, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Cabinet and National Security Advisor. Ray was Read more
http://www.osalt.com Find open source software alternatives to well-known commercialsoftware. Just search for a software, like After Effects, and find itsopen source alternative(s)! Open sores no more.
Matt Taibbi writes ‘The Low Post‘ column for Rolling Stone. Matt’s most recent article is entitled, "The Great Iraq Swindle: How Bush Allowed an Army of For-Profit Contractors to Invade the U.S. Treasury."
http://cryptome.org/ John L. Young’s fabulous font of secrets. He’s disclosed Cheney’s”undisclosed location” and posted satellite photos of Rumsfeld’s homeas well as lot’s more significant intel. It’s the “the Google ofnational security.” according to William Arkin, Washingtonpost.comcolumnist and NBC News military analyst. Thanks to Matt for pointingthis one out!
Ethan Nadelmann is the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance (http://www.drugpolicy.org), an organization that promotes alternatives to the war on drugs. Ethan is the author of "Cops Across Borders," the first scholarly study of the internationalization of US criminal law enforcement and co-author with Peter Andreas of "Policing the Globe: Criminalization and Read more