Reflections on Bhopal: “Neither Victims Nor Executioners”[1]

(Photos are not mine) (I will be presenting a paper later this year on the Bhopal Gas Leak of 1984. Below is the abstract to my paper presentation. It was written in the fall of 2015. By the presentation’s date, I am sure further edits will have occurred). What I want to live and die…

The Japanese-American Experience during World War II

(photo: not mine) With the overuse of the term “mass incarceration” and the hyper-reactionary discussions currently causing polemic conversations nation-wide, it is refreshing to re-think what it means to be incarcerated. On Thursday, June 25th, 2015, the Japan Society presented INFAMY: The Shocking Story of the Japanese-American Internment in World War II, lectured by Richard…