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William Blum’s Cri de Coeur – A Review of “America’s Deadliest Export”

Review by Gary Corseri. A review of “America’s Deadliest Export: Democracy” by William Blum (Zed Books, London/New York, 2013.) [Graphic from Iran Review] In activist-author-publisher William Blum’s new book, America’s Deadliest Export: Democracy, he tells the story of how he … Continue reading

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The Anti-Empire Report #113

  February 7, 2013 by William Blum williamblum.org American Foreign Policy – Have our war lovers learned anything? Over the past four decades, of all the reasons people over a certain age have given for their becoming radicalized against US … Continue reading

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The Anti-Empire Report

  October 2, 2012 by William Blum http://www.killinghope.org Syria, the story thus far “Today, many Americans are asking — indeed I ask myself,” Hillary Clinton said, “how can this happen? How can this happen in a country we helped liberate, … Continue reading

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The Anti-Empire Report

  September 1, 2012 by William Blum http://www.killinghope.org “We pledge allegiance to the republic for which America stands and not to its empire for which it is now suffering.” 1 Louis XVI needed a revolution, Napoleon needed two historic military … Continue reading

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The Anti-Empire Report

  August 10, 2012 by William Blum http://www.killinghope.org The United States and its comrade-in-arms, Al Qaeda. And other tales of an empire gone mad. Afghanistan in the 1980s and 90s … Bosnia and Kosovo in the 1990s … Libya 2011 … Continue reading

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The Anti-Empire Report

  May 2, 2012 by William Blum http://www.killinghope.org What you need to succeed is sincerity, and if you can fake sincerity you’ve got it made. (Old Hollywood axiom) “A few months ago I told the American people that I did … Continue reading

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The Anti-Empire Report

April 6, 2012 by William Blum http://www.killinghope.org Putting Syria into some perspective The Holy Triumvirate — The United States, NATO, and the European Union — or an approved segment thereof, can usually get what they want. They wanted Saddam Hussein … Continue reading

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Kony 2012

* The artist might have included Obama walking arm-in-arm with Bush . . . better yet, he should have just depicted Uncle Sam walking down the street instead. – The Prole Center

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The Anti-Empire Report

  March 5, 2012 by William Blum http://www.killinghope.org The Saga of Bradley Manning, Julian Assange, and Wikileaks, to be put to ballad and film “Defense lawyers say Manning was clearly a troubled young soldier whom the Army should never have … Continue reading

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Peaceniks for Imperialism

Canada’s Peace Magazine and the promotion of non-military warfare in the service of US foreign policy goals By Stephen Gowans While apparently possessing impeccable leftwing credentials, the Canadian publication, Peace Magazine, is a bulwark of conservatism which virtually operates as … Continue reading

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