Is the United States a Force for Democracy? From China in the 1940s to Iraq today, in this updated edition William Blum provides the most comprehensive study of the ongoing American holocaust.
Excerpt from the New Edition:
Following the bombing of Iraq in 1991, the U.S. wound up with military bases in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and the United Arab Emirates.
Following its bombing of Yugoslavia in 1999, the United States wound up with military bases in Kosovo, Albania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Hungary, Bosnia and Croatia.
Following its bombing of Afghanistan in 2001-2, the United States wound up with military bases in Afghhanistan, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia, Yemen and Djibouti.
Following its bombing and invasion of Iraq in 2003, the United States wound up with bases in Iraq.
This is not very subtle foreign policy. Certainly not covert. ...
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