Chris Hedges: The Rise of American Imperialism

US Imperialism

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with Chris Hedges

RT America on Mar 18, 2017

On this week’s On Contact, Chris Hedges discusses the rise of American imperialism with Stephen Kinzer, author of “The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire”. RT Correspondent looks back to the beginning of America’s overseas expansion.

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Ron Paul On C-Span 06.06.08

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Foreign Policy and Civil Liberties

C-SPAN
June 6, 2008

Representative Ron Paul, Stephen Kinzer, and Andrew Bacevich participated in the forum “Restoring the Republic 2008: Foreign Policy and Civil Liberties.”

Representative Paul spoke on “A Foreign Policy of Freedom.” Mr. Kinzer spoke on

“Regime Change: Promise and Peril.” Andrew Bacevich spoke on “U.S. Foreign Policy After Iraq.”

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The new drumbeat on Iran By Stephen Kinzer

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The Bush team’s latest rationale for bombing Iran is even lamer than all the previous ones. But hey, Joe Lieberman buys it. Comforted?

By Stephen Kinzer
ICH
07/11/07 “The Guardian

Why attack Iran? War hawks in Washington are having trouble answering that question. Even their dire warnings about Iran’s nuclear program have not been enough to alarm Americans already weary of Middle East conflicts.

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