Hugh McGuire

publishing, technology, media, philosophy, a bit of politics.

why is funding good stuff so hard?

Just reading about Alive in Baghdad’s funding woes (a project of Small World News). They are a news video service, that gets close to issues no one one in big media cares about: for instance, how car bombs actually affect Iraqi families and individuals. So why is it so hard to get funding for good […]

Hersh on Iran

Seymour Hersh’s latest New Yorker article about plans for military strikes against Iran is up on their site, dealing with various intelligence opinions about what Iran’s up to in Iraq, and US Administration plans. You can find it here: Shifting Targets: New Plans for Iran.