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Entries by Tom Engelhardt from 06/2011

100% Scared: How the National Security Complex Grows on Terrorism Fears

| Posted 06.09.2011 | Politics

in terms of damage since 9/11, terror attacks have ranked above shark attacks but below just about anything else that could possibly be dangerous to Americans

Nine War Words That Define Our World

| Posted 06.23.2011 | Politics

Go figure: today, our "covert" wars are front-page news. What follows are nine common terms associated with our present wars that probably don't mean what you think they mean.

The Militarized Surrealism of Barack Obama

| Posted 06.30.2011 | Politics

Think of the president's foreign-policy-cum-war speeches as ever more unconvincing attempts to cover the suppurating wound that is Washington's global war policy.