Year of publication: 2003
Praise for THE SORROWS OF EMPIRE Chalmers Johnson is a legendary scholar....In this cri de coeur, he asks us to grasp, before it is too late, that Americas modern militarist empire threatens to destroy the democratic republic. His analysis is powerful and dreadfully persuasive. William Greider, author ofThe Soul of Capitalism: Opening Paths to a Moral Economy When a nation falls into sinful ways, angry words and dire prognostications may be necessary to reawaken people to the truth. In Chalmers ...
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Year of publication: 2012
Rachel Maddow DRIFT The Unmooring of American Military Power To former vice president Dick Cheney. Oh, please let me interview you. Of all the enemies to public liberty, war is, perhaps, the most to be dreaded, because it comprises and develops the germ of every other. War is the parent of armies from these proceed debts and taxes and armies, and debts, and taxes are the known instruments for bringing the many under the domination of the few. In war, too, the discretionary power of the Executive ...
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