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Terror, imperialism, and war

Terror, imperialism, and war

a compilation of articles on the tragedy of terrorist attack on World Trade Center & the American War on Terrorism

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Published by BUILD in Mumbai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001- -- Public opinion,
  • Terrorism,
  • Imperialism

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled by Ram Puniyani].
    ContributionsPuniyani, Ram., BUILD (Organization)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6431 .T45645 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. :
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3331295M
    LC Control Number2004310025

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The Cold War that followed split the world into two ideological camps, one capitalist the other socialist. For successive U.S. presidents and policymakers, the Cold War necessitated the militarized containment and ideological defeat of communism, especially in areas of.

Indeed, in an important new book entitled Cocaine, Death Squads, and the War on Terror: U.S. imperialism and Class struggle in Colombia, scholars Oliver Villar and Drew Cottle expose the sinister motivations behind — and manifestations of — the “US war on drugs and terror” in Colombia.

This revelatory book punctures the official propaganda and shows the class war underpinning the politics of the Colombian cocaine trade. Exceedingly well researched and written, this book lays bare the putrid essence of an important component of U.S.

imperialism in its current form. motivation for American involvement in the War on Terrorism in Iraq is the desire to see our justification, the right of all men to imperialism freedom and life regardless of their ethnicity, religion, or social status, come to fruition.

Context of the Spanish-American War and the Rise of American Imperialism. Part II A War on/of Terror: The Politics Of Control: White nationalism, illegality and imperialism: border controls as ideology, Nandita Sharma; Protecting and proving identity: the biopolitics of waging war through citizenship in the post-9/11 era, Kim Rygiel; The headscarf debate: Muslim women in Europe and the 'War on Terror', Jane Freedman.

T he United States has not always been committed to upholding opium prohibition in Afghanistan. Instead, its approach for the past plus years has been, in part, a function of its relations with, first, the country’s guerrilla fighters engaging in jihad against the invading Soviet forces of the s, and then with the Taliban⁠—a political party formed by many of those fighters in the.

This collection of multiple perspectives on the "war on terror" and the new imperialism provides a depth of analysis.

Looking at the imperialism and the "war on terror" through a lens focused on gender and race, the contributors expose the limitations of the current popular discourse and help to uncover possibilities not yet apparent in that same discourse.4/5(9).

Imperial Hubris: Why the West is ISBN ) is a book originally published anonymously, but later revealed to have been authored by Michael Scheuer, a CIA veteran with bin Laden says that "if you would like to get to know some of the reasons for your losing of your war against us, then read the book of Michael Scheuer in this.

Rather, the U.S. war effort (which has cost U.S. taxpayers over $7 billion since ) is designed to ensure that the allies of the U.S. in Colombia -- that is, the Colombian state, paramilitaries and wealthy elite who are favorable to U.S.

business interests and to the U.S.'s desire for exploitation of Colombia's vast resources -- are themselves able to monopolize the drug trade so critical Author: Dan Kovalik.

The global anti-war movement, which emerged in in direct response to Bush’s declaration of the War on Terror, has proved to be the biggest international protest campaign in history.

It peaked on 15 Februarywhen anti-war protests in more than 60 countries involved perhaps 15 million people in total, with up to two million on the. Whether or not agents of the US ruling class were responsible for those Paris attack, there is no doubt that the US government has fabricated “The War on Terror” to meet US imperialism’s.

This book is a unique, innovative and significant analysis of the operation of race, orientalism, and gender in global politics, and the ‘War on Terror’ specifically.

It will be of great interest to scholars and graduates interested in gender politics, development, humanitarian. Anti-imperialism in political science and international relations is a term used in a variety of contexts, usually by nationalist movements who want to secede from a larger polity (usually in the form of an empire, but also in a multi-ethnic sovereign state) or as a specific theory opposed to capitalism in Marxist–Leninist discourse, derived from Vladimir Lenin's work Imperialism, the.

Vassilis K. Fouskas is a Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the University of Stirling. He is the founding editor of the Journal of Southern Europe and the Balkans and the author of Zones of Conflict: U.S. Foreign Policy in the Balkans and Greater Middle East () and Italy, Europe, and the Left ().

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After 9/11, images of the Middle Eastern or Muslim ‘Other’ have been highly visible in the Western world. Although published 30 years ago, Edward Said's Orientalism provides a useful critical lens Cited by: Many challenges facing the African continent today are rooted in colonial practices, Cold War alliances, and outsiders’ attempts to influence its political and economic systems.

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His thesis is simple: we have not paid enough attention to the history and ideology of Islamic imperialism The sobering message of this fine book will be dismissed by many Muslims merely on the pretext that its author is Jewish.

Religious Fundamentalism, Imperialism and "The War on Terror" by Bob Avakian, Chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA how this position dovetails rather neatly with that of the Bush regime and the U.S.

imperialists in general with their "war on terror" and its declared target of "Islamic extremists." (actually a book title.

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The list of Keenan’s academic publications might lead one to expect his works on the ‘War on Terror’ to look at it from a position within the anthropological mainstream, but nothing could be further from the polemical approach taken here, of a scholar deeply angry at the position in which the people of the Sahara-Sahel have been : Elaine Graham-Leigh.

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Washington’s policy of fabricating terrorism in the region in –03 in order to justify the launch of its new front in the ‘Global War on Terror’ (GWOT), followed by the Pan-Sahel Initiative (PSI) and the Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Initiative (TSCTI) in and.

In the wake of the attacks of 9/11, President George W. Bush called for a global 'War on Terror,' launching an ongoing effort to thwart terrorists before they act. In her speech against pursuing an “open-ended war with neither an exit strategy nor a focused target,” Representative Lee warned Congress not to “repeat past mistakes” like the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, which escalated America’s long and divisive war in the Romans’ shifting uses and abuses of imperium provide older, and equally troubling, commentary on Author: Nandini Pandey.

Until the genocidal aims of U.S. imperialism, with the support of Canada, Australia, the European Union, and regional allies, are defeated, the “War on Terror” will continue to make life too unbearable for working people in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East to remain in their home countries.

Money, oil, and power --Controlling governments --The new American way of war --Neo-imperialist ideology --The battle for Caspian oil --The U.S./NATO war on Yugoslavia --The Greater Middle East initiative --Iraq's Shiites move to fill a power vacuum --Ukraine: regime change, U.S. style --Beasts in Samaritan clothing --Conclusion: An overview.

Read here ?book= [PDF] The New American Imperialism: Bush's War on Terror and Blood for Oil Read Online. France's neo-colonial ‘War on Terror’ in Mali. Karen Jayes In his bookGeorge Orwell says: “He who controls the past, controls the future; and he who controls the present, controls the past.” and transparent judicial process to address yet another of the many global sinkholes of violence exacerbated by the ‘War on Terror’.