In the mean time, Erkan currently reads and recommends these books, in the mean time:
We edit CounterPunch, the popular radical website and magazine. We have fun doing it and we spend a lot of time laughing, as we chat on the phone between Petrolia, in Humboldt County, northern California, and Oregon City, Oregon, perched over the Clackamas River, a few hundred miles north across the Siskiyous, in a whole different weather system.
nytimes.com – Douglas Martin – Jun 22 – Fouad Ajami, an academic, author and broadcast commentator on Middle East affairs who helped rally support for the United States invasion of Iraq in 2003 — partly by personally advising top policy makers — died on Sunday. He was 68
Mashable! by Jason Abbruzzese
The hottest book on Amazon right now isn’t by J.K. Rowling or Malcolm Gladwell.
It’s by French economist Thmas Piketty, whose book, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, has generated no shortage of book sales.