Alexander Claud Cockburn (6 June – 21 July 2012) was an Irish American political journalist and writer. Cockburn was brought up in Ireland but had lived and worked in the United States since Together with Jeffrey St. Clair, he edited the political newsletter CounterPunch. Cockburn also wrote the "Beat the Devil" column for The Nation as well as one for The Week in London, syndicated by Creators Syndicate.
[International So…m Journal] - Elsewhere Robin Blackburn remembers the radical journalist Alexander Cockburn, who died in July. The issue of Revolutionary History is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Algerian Revolution. The journal's guest editor (and frequent