Q&A with Chalmers Johnson

Chalmers Johnson was interviewed about topical issues and his book, The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the… read more

Chalmers Johnson was interviewed about topical issues and his book, The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic, published by Metropolitan Books. Other topics included the increasing power of the Executive Branch, loss of liberty, the Vietnam War, the Cold War, the September 11 attacks, militarism and the overextension of the U.S. ‘empire.’ He taught Chinese and Japanese politics at the University of California at Berkeley for 26 years.

Professor Johnson also wrote, Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire, published by Holt; and Revolutionary Change, published by Stanford.

He has another book coming out later this year, Nemesis: The Last Days of the American Republic. close

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Q&A with Chalmers Johnson

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Q&A
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Location:
Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 14, 2013

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  • Jun 11, 2006 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 11, 2006 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Jan 14, 2013 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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