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Petrodollar Warfare
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: William R. Clark, William R. Clark (analyst.)
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: New Society Pub

Meticulously researched, this book examines US dollar hegemony and the unsustainable macroeconomics of 'petrodollar recycling', pointing out that issues underlying the Iraq war also apply to geostrategic tensions between the US and other countries including the member states of the EU, Iran, Venezuela and Russia. The author warns that without
The Business of War
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: James A. Tyner
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Since the cessation of major combat operations in Iraq, approximately 120 people - either contract workers or private soldiers - have been abducted, with one-third being executed. The largest contingent of these workers has been provided by the Philippines. Through a specific, though not exclusive, focus on the Philippines connection,
Energy and US Foreign Policy
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Ahmed Mahdi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The quest for oil can be seen as a defining principle of global US foreign policy, an imperative which has shaped and redefined the practice of American diplomacy, especially in the wake of 9/11, which raised questions about the stability of global oil resources. In "Energy and US Foreign Policy",
The Oldest Trick in the Book
Language: en
Pages: 399
Authors: Ben M. Debney
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-03 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book investigates the normalisation of blame-shifting within ideological discourse as a broad feature of history, working from Churchill’s truism that history is written by the victors. To that end, it explores historical episodes of political persecution carried out under cover of moral panic, highlighting the process of ‘Othering’ common
9/11-Enemies Foreign and Domestic
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Edward Hendrie
Categories: Antisemitism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Great Mountain Publishing

Hendrie proves beyond a reasonable doubt that the U.S. government's conspiracy theory of the attacks on September 11, 2001, is a preposterous cover story. The evidence proves that powerful Zionists ordered the 9/11 attacks, which were perpetrated by Israel's Mossad, aided and abetted by treacherous high officials in the U.S.