Articles and Chronology

Remembering 1968; Political Chronology; Book Reviews; Left History Articles; Antiwar and Anti-Militarism Articles

Remembering 1968:
How Should We Remember 1968?
What Legacy from the Radical Internationalism of 1968?

Political Chronology 1954-1992; Archive:
While drafting Revolution in the Air, I prepared an extensive chronology of events in global politics, U.S. politics and the left from 1954 to 1992. That chronology is available as a resource below. Following the paperback edition’s publication, I donated the large archive of materials used in the book’s preparation to the Southern California Library for Social Research. More information about that archive is also below.

Part One, 1954-1966

Part Two, 1967-1970

Part Three, 1971-1974

Part Four, 1975-1980

Part Five, 1981-1992

Part Six, Source Reference Guide

Book Reviews:

Cuban Revolution in America: Havana and the Making of a United States Left 1968-1992,, by Teishan Latner (published in October 2018)

A Time to Rise: Collective Memoirs of the Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP), edited by Bruce Occena, Cindy Domingo and Rene Ciria-Cruz (published October 12, 2018)

The Forbidden Book: The Philippine American War in Political Cartoons, by Abe Ignacio, Enrique de la Cruz, Jorge Emmanuel and Helen Toribio (written and published in 2005)

Letters from Young Activists, edited by Dan Berger, Chesa Boudin and Kenyon Farrow (written and published in 2006)

San Francisco’s International Hotel: Mobilizing the Filipino American Community in the Anti-Eviction Movement, by Estella Habal (written and published in 2008)

Left History Articles and Interviews:

New Edition Podcast, Lessons from the New Left:  The Dig, October 10, 2018, hosted by Daniel Denvir

Up in the Air: The Legacy of the New Communist Movement, Interview October 2010

Tangled Up in the Milieu: Interview on the 2006 Publication of the Paperback Edition of Revolution in the Air

1968: U.S. Radicalism Explodes and Transforms (written and published in 2008)

Film Review: Rebels With a Cause (written and published in 2001)

What Legacy from the Radical Internationalism of 1968? (written in 2001, published in 2002)

Reflections on Crossroads Magazine, 1989-1996 (written and published in 1996)

Analysis of 1990-1991 Anti-Gulf War Movement (written and published in 1991)

Antiwar and Anti-Militarism Articles:

Boston and Beyond: For Whom the Bell Tolls, Reflections on the Boston Marathon bombing April 2013

State of the Empire and Fighting to Stay its Hand, Notes for a Panel Presentation at the In It to Win It School, January 29, 2013

Fighting for Peace Against an Empire in Decline, Talk given to Boston UJP Conference, Oct.1, 2011

Passing the Torch, Turning War Times’ Month in Review column over to a crew of Young Writers, June 29, 2010

Militarism Run Amok; Afghanistan, Gaza, Arizona, & Beyond, Published in Z Magazine July 2010, adapted from War Times May 2010 Month in Review column.