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September 11 and the U.S. war : beyond the curtain of smoke

Author: Roger Burbach; Ben Clarke; City Lights Books,; Freedom Voices Press,
Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books and Freedom Voices, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays by activists, journalists, historians, and political theorists outlines the U.S. policies that contributed to the tragedy of 9/11, the consequences of the new war, and suggestions for options and alternatives, such as grass-roots organizing linked to the anti-globalization movement and the strengthening of institutions like the International Criminal Court and the United Nations.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Burbach; Ben Clarke; City Lights Books,; Freedom Voices Press,
ISBN: 0872864049 9780872864047
OCLC Number: 48857672
Description: 174 pages : map ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
I. Origins and perspectives on the conflict. The theatre of good and evil / Eduardo Galeano --
Globalization's war / Roger Burbach --
Who is Osama bin Laden? / Michel Chossudovsky --
U.S. policy toward political Islam / Stephen Zunes --
The geopolitics of war / Michael Klare --
U.S. policy on Iran and S.W. Asia / John Tirman --
Oil pipeline map --
Oil, drugs and blood / Ben Clarke --
Oil politics in central Asia / Ted Rall --
Checkerboard of oil, minefields / Dimitris Yannopoulos --
September 11, United States and Chile / Roger Burbach --
The U.S. terrorists --
II. Impact and consequences of the war. Afghanistan is Vietnam / Zoltan Grossman --
Retaliation is a trap / Robert Fisk --
Why the U.S. can't trust Pakistan / Tariq Ali --
Terrorism meets reactionism / Michael Parenti --
The smell of smoke / Margot Pepper --
Fortress America / Michael Ratner --
Wartime lies / Paul Bass --
Media war without end / Norman Solomon --
"Now, jihad has begun" / Asra Q. Nomani --
Coming to a mall near you / David Potorti --War is peace / Arundhati Roy --
Blood, tears, terror and tragedy / Robert Fisk --
We are the war criminals now / Robert Fisk --
Who will count the dead? / Marc W. Herold --III. Resistance and alternatives. Statement of Rep. Barbara Lee --
Barbara Lee speaks for me / Frances M. Beal --
Light of outrage / Linda Burnham --
Reflections on 'wartime' / Barbara Kingsolver --
Afghan women / RAWA --
To end terrorism, we need truth / David Bacon --
Rule of law vs. rule of war / Jeff Cohen --
Fighting for the future / Walden Bello --
The West shares the blame / Baltasar Garzon --
Questions about America's crusade / Martin A. Lee --
The failure of U.S. foreign policies / Manning Marable --
A planetary contract / Susan George --
Thoughts in the presence of fear / Wendell Berry --
Violence doesn't work / Howard Zinn --
Moving forward after 9-11 / Starhawk --
Shema / Aurora Levins Morales.
Responsibility: edited by Roger Burbach & Ben Clarke.

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