20 Jan 2020

Tag: Iraq War

Americas

Spiral: Trapped in the Forever War 

“[A] chilling cautionary tale of Orwellian repercussions.” —Kirkus Reviews “Masterly…eloquent” —The New York Review of Books Trapped in a forever war by 9/11, in Spiral Mark Danner describes a nation that has been altered in fundamental ways. President Bush declared a war of choice and…

Americas

Intel Wars 

The shock of the 9/11 attacks sent the American intelligence community into hyperactive growth. Five hundred billion dollars of spending in the Bush-Cheney years turned the U.S. spy network into a monster: 200,000-plus employees, stations in 170 countries, and an annual budget of more than…