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Rogue State

A Guide to the Worlds Only Superpower

by William Blum

  • 159 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Common Courage Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Human rights,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Government policy,
  • General,
  • Foreign countries,
  • Intervention (International law)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8686914M
    ISBN 101567513743
    ISBN 109781567513745

      Blowout NPR coverage of Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth by Rachel Maddow. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. The term ‘rogue state’ was invented by the United States to eliminate opposition and maintain control globally. By objective definition, a ‘rogue state’ is a country that unilaterally violates international laws and norms, and in doing so poses a serious risk .

    William Blum is the author of the book Rogue State Urdu Pdf. He is a famous American writer, critic, and historian. He is best known for his critic policies towards American foreign policies. In the s, he worked in the US state department as a Computer Operator, and he unfolded all things which shaken entire world. As this last example suggests, Blum tosses everything but the kitchen sink into his critique. Like the book as a whole, however, there's no denying its cumulative power. For a relatively brief book, Rogue State is surprisingly hard to read. In part this is the result of the book's didactic structure, which borders on a clip-job at times.

      After reading Rogue State, it is impossible to hang fast to the comforting illusion that the 'American Way' is some kind of enlightenment' - Will Self in The New Statesman 'Rogue State is a book of charges to be tied to a paving stone and thrown at the men in Washington' - The Independent on Sunday 'William Blum, once of the US State Department. For over 65 years, the United States war machine has been on auto pilot. Since World War II, the world has believed that US foreign policy means well, and that America’s motives in spreading democracy are honorable, even noble. In this startling and provocative book from William Blum, one of the United States’ leading non-mainstream chroniclers of American foreign policy and .


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This book attempts to record the crimes of the US government in its 27 chapters. Part I lists the US involvement with terrorists and human rights violators. Part II lists the US use of Weapons of Mass Destruction. Part III tells how a "Rogue State" is attacking the rest of the by: Rogue State and its author came to sudden international attention when Osama Bin Laden quoted the book publicly in Januarypropelling the book to the top of the bestseller charts in a matter of hours.

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William Blum talked about his book [Rogue State: A Guide to the World's Only Superpower], published in by Common Courage Press.

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The result is a bill of wrongs—an Brand: Common Courage Press. ‘Rogue State is a book of charges to be tied to a paving stone and thrown at the men in Washington’ - The Independent on Sunday ‘William Blum, once of the US State Department, gives a chilling reminder that while there may be no justification for 11 September, there may be reasons’ - Mavis Cheek in The Observer, Books of the Year /5(1).

The book’s title is a technical term for that horrifying moment when, if pressure in an oil or gas well builds and control systems fail, the fuel races back up Author: Jill Dougherty.Rogue State: A Guide to the World's Only Superpower by Blum, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Rogue State is a shocking book in that it clearly highlights just some of the reckless behaviour by those with power and influence in the United States.

The recent invasion of Iraq is perhaps the ultimate example of this/5(97).