Simon Griffee · Design · Photography · Writing · Illustration

What: war

West Harlem, New York City, 2018

Today is Juneteenth, and I am angry at us human beings.

View from Terrazza Viale del Belvedere, Rome, Italy, 2020

Piazza Venezia, Rome, Italy, June 2013

\getcloser100 Day 91.

Guatemala, 1983, by James Nachtwey - Clergy traveled in military helicopters to the mass of Pope John Paul II in the war zone

Photograph by James Nachtwey from his Deeds of War project.

In Guatemala, the central government — controlled by a oligarchy of European decent — was waging a scorched earth campaign against an indigenous rebellion, and I saw an image that reflected the history of Latin America: conquest through a combination of the Bible and the sword.

Transcript of James Nachtwey’s Searing pictures of war

Welcome Home, Baker, Montana, USA, August 2006

No (Google search for ‘petrodollar’.) comment (Informed Comment - Juan Cole.).