Tag: American Empire

Brace Yourself! The American Empire Is Over & The Descent Is Going To Be Horrifying!

Investigative journalist and prolific author Chris Hedges was interviewed on C-Span's BookTV January 19, 2012. Following is the full-length video: BookTV's video link to this Chris Hedges interview only offers about 10 minutes of the...

Empires Then and Now

Great empires, such as the Roman and British, were extractive. The empires succeeded, because the value of the resources and wealth extracted from conquered lands exceeded the value of conquest and governance. The reason...

Deflating the HYPE – Can the Seemingly Imminent War with Iran be Stopped?

By John Bursill Truthnews.com.au Unfortunately, it now appears that a war between the US and its allies with Iran is imminent. By any military analyst's assessment this has a real chance of changing the current multi-theatre...

Post 911 World – Coleen Rowley and Peter Dale Scott

December 8, 2010 The Real News Network Transcript PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. And it's the first perhaps annual Real News Webathon. We're heading towards our $200,000 target by the...

Face the Shadow First: Seeking the Hidden Dimensions of American and Global Politics

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The IRD’s Attack on My ”Silly” 9/11 Theories

A right-wing neocon organization called the Institute on Religion and Democracy (IRD)1 -- which devotes itself to attacking religiously and socially progressive churches while supporting US imperial policies (going back to the Nicaraguan Contras...