Films and Commentary from Saul Landau
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Saul Landau was an internationally known scholar, author, commentator, and filmmaker on foreign and domestic policy issues. He was a fellow at IPS since 1972 and at the Transnational Institute since 1974 until his death in 2013. He wrote 13 books, thousands of newspaper and magazine articles and reviews, and made more than 40 films and TV programs on social, political, economic and historical issues.
Among his numerous accolades, Saul received the George Polk Award for Investigative Reporting and an Emmy for his 1980 film, "Paul Jacobs and the Nuclear Gang" (with Jack Willis), as well as the Letelier-Moffitt Award for his human rights work. He won a Golden Apple award for "The Sixth Sun: Mayan Uprising in Chiapas" as well as first prizes in many festivals with films about Fidel Castro, Salvador Allende and Subcomandante Marcos. He was Professor Emeritus at Cal Poly Pomona University.
Massacres and PTSD
April 1 - To stop future massacres, send Bales back to Afghanistan for trial. Let's see how "diminished capacity" plays in Kandahar - the scene of the crime.
Senators Moving On To The Next War
March 26 - Bi-partisan group in the Senate remains fully committed to ignoring all evidence in their quest to bomb Iran.
As Republicans Implode, I'm Uneasy
March 17 - The GOP keeps offering comedic gaffes and outrageous statements, but don't count on a Democratic landslide in November.