United States global political intervention
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- Nukes May Be Used in Chemical War
- By John Diamond, Associated Press, 8 December 1997. The
Clinton administration is shifting its focus on using
nuclear arms to deter attacks on the United States and
American forces with chemical and biological weapons.
- Cracks in the Covert Iceberg
- By Greg Guma, editorial, Toward Freedom, May
1998. Zbigniew Brzezinski, who was President Carter's
national security advisor at the time, finally admitted that
covert US intervention began long before the USSR sent in
That secret operation was an excellent idea,
The effect was to draw the Russians into
the Afghan trap.
- Democracy against hegemony
- By Samir Amin, al-Ahram (Cairo), 28 April
1999. New York Times:
What the world needs
now—for globalisation to work, America can't be
afraid to act like the almighty superpower that it
- National Security or international
- By David Bacon, 28 September 2000. Despite the end of the
cold war, U.S. military, economic and political intervention
around the world continues to grow, while at home, the
military budget consumes the hopes for a radical reordering
of economic priorities.