On the whole though, I think it is still a valid and useful book to read.
Pilger seems to prefer to live with self-honesty and a sense of right and wrong as we feel it, and that is what he is encouraging you to do with his book.
The readers will understand what is their culpability in their silence and support of the government's foreign policy.
I didn't generally find this book to be all that good. He does a lot of complaining yet never seems to propose any solutions. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Jared
John Pilger is a journalist with a career-long achievement of revealing things that the powers that be would prefer were not. Read morePublished 15 months ago by islander
Great inside story usually ignored by the media to protect big corporation accounts. Is this a scandal? You be the judge.Published 19 months ago by yaowe ong
John Pilger is one of the best journalists in the world, and this book shows us why. He's sharp, focused and brave, he tell the raw truths about international politics as it is,... Read morePublished on January 29, 2013 by edsetiadi
I read John Pilger's "The New Rulers of the World" a few years after the 9/11 attacks. (I certainly do not believe the official version of the events of 9/11, and it doesn't take a... Read morePublished on April 9, 2011 by CARLOS ROMERO
John Pilger was brought to my attention recently. I have known a few really great investigative journalists such as Robert Young Pelton, David Kaplan, and John Fialka, but John... Read morePublished on September 6, 2009 by Robert David STEELE Vivas
The New Rules of the World, written by John Pilger, is an excellent, must-read book, an eye-opener!!! Read morePublished on September 12, 2008 by Savo Heleta
First off the positives: entertaining, thoroughly researched by a passionate author, and a great exposition of topics overlooked by Western media. Read morePublished on January 19, 2008 by Kyle Crews