| Lila Rajiva |
(Journalist, Author, Teacher)
|Interests|| • CCM|
Lila Rajiva is an American writer. She has undergraduate degrees in economics and English as well as a master's degree from Johns Hopkins University, where she did doctoral work in international relations and political philosophy. She has taught at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Rajiva has been published in Endervidualism, Himal South Asian, India West, The Hindu, Outlook India, Forbes, CounterPunch, Dissident Voice, Doublestandards.org, Lewrockwell.com, The Daily Reckoning and MRZine. She has also contributed chapters and articles to several academic texts and journals.
In 2005, Rajiva authored The Language of Empire: Abu Ghraib and the American Media, a study of propaganda which examines the place of Iraqi prisoner torture in U.S. culture and politics. Rajiva co-authored Mobs, Messiahs, and Markets with Bill Bonner, which details mass delusions in the markets and politics and explains why they continually arise. The book was awarded the GetAbstract International Book Award for 2008.
A Document by Lila Rajiva
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|File:Pictures That Missed the Exhibition.pdf||article||17 February 2006||US/Torture|
Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse
|Funny how freedom of expression - so indispensable for the survival of Western Civilization when it comes to inflammatory and dangerous anti-Muslim imagery - gets jettisoned in a hurry when it comes to exposing war crimes.|
- Mobs, Messiahs and Markets', by William Bonner and Lila Rajiva
- The Language of Empire: An Interview with Lila Rajiva
- Technologies of War, Media, and Dissent in the Post 9/11 Work of Krzysztof Wodiczko