Mar 062012
Fuse Book Review: So You Say You Want a Revolution?  "Democratic Enlightenment"

Jonathan I. Israel has written a monumental three-volume history of the Enlightenment, approximately 2500 pages long, not including three lengthy bibliographies. His erudition is fabulous; his range is dizzying.

Sep 182009
Short Fuse: The Baader Meinhof Gang as Action Film

By Harvey Blume The Baader Meinhof Complex (Der Baader Meinhof Komplex) Directed by Uli Edel At Kendall Square and Coolidge Corner Cinemas There are some things the German Red Army Faction — the RAF, or Baader Meinhof Gang — had [...]