The Imperial Messenger is Truthout's Progressive Pick of the Week
Jensen also offers a review of the book:
The Imperial Messenger is as much about the cultural and political crises in the United States as it is about Friedman's flaws. This larger focus transforms what could have been a sarcastic hit piece that took easy shots at Friedman's most mangled prose into a thoughtful meditation from a young journalist willing to state the obvious: the emperor's messenger has no clothes.
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