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Dismantling the empire

America"s last best hope

by Chalmers A. Johnson

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Published by Metropolitan Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Dept. of Defense -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Intervention (International law),
  • Imperialism,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-,
  • United States -- Military policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementChalmers Johnson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840 .J6325 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24109572M
    ISBN 109780805093032
    LC Control Number2010003167

    Dismantling the Empire explores the subjects for which Johnson is now famous, from the origins of blowback to Barack Obama's Afghanistan conundrum, including our inept spies, our bad behavior in other countries, our ill-fought wars, and our capitulation to a military that has taken ever more control of the federal budget. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+down arrow) to review and enter to : $

    The end of Japan’s empire appeared to happen very suddenly and cleanly – but, as this book shows, it was in fact very messy, with a long period of establishing or re-establishing the postwar order. Moreover, as the authors argue, empires have afterlives, which, in .   Johnson’s latest book is Dismantling the Empire: America’s Last Best Hope, a collection of his post–9/11 essays taking on the empire, the history of U.S. interventionism, and the military-industrial complex, and pleading with his fellow Americans to recognize that the whole system must come to an end.

      10 Steps Toward Liquidating the Empire. Dismantling the American empire would, of course, involve many steps. Here are ten key places to begin: 1. We need to put a halt to the serious environmental damage done by our bases planet-wide. We also need to stop writing SOFAs that exempt us from any responsibility for cleaning up after ourselves. 2. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Dismantling the Empire: America's Last Best Hope by Chalmers Johnson ratings, average rating, 40 reviews Open Preview Dismantling the.


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