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This broadside draws on Retort Afflicted Powers (Verso, 2006, 2nd edition).

All Quiet on the Eastern Front by Retort

We have no words for the horror of the present, for the ghostly bodies showing through the plastic wrap. No words for the faces of despair and elation bubbling from the TV screen, faces of hatred and madness and dedication to death, faces that have had the truth of “collateral damage” played out to them over the cell-phone videos even before the sound of the drone has faded.

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The Brooklyn Rail

NOV 2019

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