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Resistance Against Empire

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"A scathing indictment of U.S. domestic and foreign policy, this collection of interviews by Derrick Jensen gathers incendiary insights from ten of today's most experienced and knowledgeable activists." "Whether it's Ramsey Clark describing the long history of military invasion, Alfred McCoy detailing the relationship between CIA activities and the increase in the global heroin trade, Stephen Schwartz reporting the obscene costs of nuclear armaments, or Katherine Albrecht tracing the horrors of the modern surveillance state, this investigation of ...

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Overview

"A scathing indictment of U.S. domestic and foreign policy, this collection of interviews by Derrick Jensen gathers incendiary insights from ten of today's most experienced and knowledgeable activists." "Whether it's Ramsey Clark describing the long history of military invasion, Alfred McCoy detailing the relationship between CIA activities and the increase in the global heroin trade, Stephen Schwartz reporting the obscene costs of nuclear armaments, or Katherine Albrecht tracing the horrors of the modern surveillance state, this investigation of global governance is sure to inform, engage, and incite readers." Hailed as the philosopher poet of the ecological movement, Derrick Jensen is the widely acclaimed author of Endgame, A Language Older Than Words, and The Culture of Make Believe among many others. His books with PM Press include his first collection of interviews, How Shall I Live My Life?: On Liberating the Earth from Civilization and the novels Songs of the Dead and Lives Less Valuable. Jensen's writing has been described as "breaking and mending the reader's heart" (Publishers Weekly). Author, teacher, activist, and leading voice of uncompromising dissent, he regularly stirs auditoriums across the country with revolutionary spirit. He lives in Crescent City, California.

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Morning Star online
As the book's title implies, resistance is a central concern with each author giving their own take on the eternal question What can be done?
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781604860467
  • Publisher: PM Press
  • Publication date: 6/1/2010
  • Series: Flashpoint Press
  • Pages: 275
  • Product dimensions: 9.02 (w) x 6.08 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Derrick Jensen is the author of The Culture of Make Believe, Endgame, How Shall I Live My Life?, and A Language Older than Words. He lives in Crescent City, California.

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Table of Contents

J.W. Smith 11

Kevin Bales 37

Anuradha Mittal 67

Juliet Schor 91

Ramsey Clark 113

Stephen Schwartz 139

Alfred McCoy 169

Christian Parenti 193

Katherine Albrecht 219

Robert McChesney 251

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