Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Sollers on Lanzmann

Philippe Sollers reviews Claude Lanzmann's autobiography. Quite a life. (h/t Lauren)

Trotsky and the FNAC

What is the connection between Leon Trotsky and the FNAC discount chain? Hugo Schofield explains.

Looming Clash?

David Sanger looks at the looming clash between the US and Europe at the G20.

One European ambassador said last weekend that “in three weeks we’ll see whether the love affair with Mr. Obama can withstand our demand that the United States clean up its system fast, and his demand that we contribute more to Afghanistan, even faster.”