Monday, April 30, 2018

World War Trump by Hall Gardner

Congratulations to Hall yet again for the publication of his new book, World War Trump, just published last month (March 2018). Here is the Amazon link.

Hall also has a new web site,, please check it out!

UPDATE: World War Trump reviewed at New York Journal of Books

World War Trump by Hall Gardner

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Hall Gardner on WSIMag

Congratulations to Hall Gardner (The Wake-Up Blast) on the publication of 3 of his poems on Wall Street International magazine online, under the heading Three Working Poetraits. The poems are:
Errand Boy, Your Stepmother Calls You “Pussy”, and Transport Craft. Hall will have a selection of poems on WSI every month.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

2 New Videos from Hall Gardner

Thanks to Hall (author of The Wake-Up Blast) for sending these poetry videos on to us.

Also links to new articles:

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Mayakovsky- No Longer a True Believer

Hall Gardner (The Wake-Up Blast) reads his poem "Long Before Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Poland or Afghanistan" in Moscow under the bust of the Russian revolutionary, yet non-conformist, poet Vladimir Mayakovsky on April 10, 2016. Kudos to Hall.

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Hall Gardner: Ramifications of the Paris Attacks

Update from Hall Gardner (The Wake-Up Blast) — he recently appeared on the web site with interviewer William Kern to discuss the Paris Attacks & their aftermath:

From Paris, Dr. Hall Gardner, Chair of International and Comparative Politics at The American University of Paris, talks to William Kern about the attacks in and around Paris, the mood of the city, and the French willingness to go to war against Islamic State. Dr. Gardner warns of the manipulation of acts of terrorism to justify wars, 'acts of repression', as well as heightened and excessive surveillance, and said the United States and other states did and continue to sponsor differing 'terrorist' or proxy groups because there is no agreement about how to define the word 'terrorist'. Gardner also expressed concern that major and regional power rivalries, combined with acts of terrorism, could mean that we are on the cusp of a conflict on a scale comparable to previous world wars...


Monday, December 7, 2015

Hall Gardner on Bloomberg

Here is Hall Gardner (author of The Wake-Up Blast) on Bloomberg TV recently being interviewed about French President Francois Hollande and U.S. President Barack Obama's news conference in Washington. Congratulations to Hall!

Hall Gardner on Bloomberg TV

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Eliot Katz interview on LitKicks

Congratulations to Eliot Katz (author of Love, War, Fire, Wind: Looking Out from North America's Skull) who is interviewed on legendary literary blog LitKicks. Eliot discusses activism and the Occupy movement, among many other things. LitKicks is a very well-respected and frequently visited site...more power to him and them!