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An in-depth update on the state of the military-industrial complex. Just because we ignored Ike doesn't mean it went away.Published on November 22, 2013 by john whitney macdonald
and explained "Why we fight". I'm 59, lived through the same times that Jareki did with a dad in the military.Published on May 13, 2013 by mike v
Jarecki does not make any attempt to be objective. While he does touch on items that deserve attention by all citizens, he does so in a manner that discourages intelligence... Read morePublished on November 29, 2012 by James
This disturbing book is brought to us by the man who produced the award winning film Why We Fight at the Sundance Film Festival. Read morePublished on August 28, 2012 by Bruce Martin
Though I haven't seen the linked documentary, this is a good review of the 20th century "iron triangle," the US military-industrial-political complex. Read morePublished on June 14, 2012 by R. L. Huff
I just finished Eugene Jarecki's "The American Way of War." The focus of this book is on the evolution of American foreign policy throughout the 20th century and into the 21st... Read morePublished on April 21, 2012 by tabrussell
A thought provoking book. I also like his film, "Why we fight." Ike's warning of the military - congressional- business/ Corporation triangle is so appropriate in the 21st... Read morePublished on January 14, 2012 by Terry Jennrich
enjoyed that it wasn't just a "bash bush" or "blame Obama" look at war, but rather a long, historical look at executive power that transcends political party and plays into how we... Read morePublished on October 30, 2011 by JKerg
Eugene Jarecki warns the reader in the first several pages that he is "just a filmmaker", but the director's scholarship makes the book read like it was created by the highest... Read morePublished on September 9, 2011 by S. J. Boatwright