Brad Simpson

Brad Simpson is a historian at the University of Connecticut and author of Economists with Guns: Authoritarian Development and U.S.-Indonesian Relations, 1960-1968. He also directs the Indonesia/East Timor Documentation Project at the National Security Archive.

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Sunday, March 02, 2014
It’s Our Act of Killing, Too
In The Act of Killing , one of the nominees for an Academy Award for best documentary, a group of elderly Indonesian men re-enact their role in the killing of alleged Communists following a purported coup attempt in late 1965.
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