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The American Deep State: Wall Street, Big Oil, and the Attack on U.S. Democracy

The American Deep State: Wall Street, Big Oil, and the Attack on U.S. Democracy

by Peter Dale Scott


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ISBN-13: 9781442214248
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 11/12/2014
Series: War and Peace Library Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Peter Dale Scott, a former Canadian diplomat and professor emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, is a leading political analyst and poet. His books include Deep Politics and the Death of JFK, Drugs, Oil, and War: The United States in Afghanistan, Colombia, and Indochina, The Road to 9/11: Wealth, Empire, and the Future of America, The War Conspiracy: JFK, 9/11, and the Deep Politics of War, and American War Machine: Deep Politics, the CIA Global Drug Connection, and the Road to Afghanistan (R&L). He has been awarded the Lannan Poetry Award. His website is

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Doomsday Project, Deep Events, and the Shrinking of American Democracy
Chapter 2: The Deep State, the Wall Street Overworld, and Big Oil
Chapter 3: The Doomsday Project: How COG on 9/11 Subordinated the U.S. Constitution
Chapter 4: The Falsified War on Terror: The Deep History of U.S. Protection for al-Qaeda Terrorist Ali Mohamed
Chapter 5: The Falsified War on Terror II: How the Deep State Has Protected Gulf Arab States Rather than the American People
Chapter 6: Deep State Uses and Protection of al-Qaeda Terrorists
Chapter 7: The U.S. Terror War: The CIA, 9/11, Afghanistan, and Central Asia
Chapter 8: The Fates of the Presidents Who Challenged the Deep State, 1963–1980
Chapter 9: The Doomsday Project and Deep Events: JFK, Watergate, Iran-Contra, and 9/11
Chapter 10: The American Deep State, Deep Events, and Off-the-Books Financing
Chapter 11: America’s Unchecked Security State: The Continuity of COG Planning, 1936–2001
Chapter 12: America’s Unchecked Security State and Lawlessness
Chapter 13: Why Americans Must End America’s Self-Generating Wars
Epilogue: Greek Theater—Mario Savio and the Socratic Quest
Selected Bibliography

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