Friday’s Reading List
By Taylor Marvin
The best links of the week:
Not fade away: The myth of American decline. Robert Kagan confuses power with empire.
This crow is sledding:
Because freedom isn’t free: Why we* blacked out Crooked Timber yesterday. Great summary of why SOPA/PIPA is an awful piece of legislation.
Spencer Ackerman demolishes the case for war against Iran. “For two dudes so apocalyptic about the consequences of a nuclear Iran, they’re absolutely sunny about the ease with which a new era of sunshine will warm southwest Asia once the American bombs drop.”