The American Way of War
Tom Engelhardt, longtime editor and creator of TomDispatch.com, looks at the U.S.'s decades long push for global dominance and the military-industrial establishment that supports it. In this context, he explains President Obama’s continuation of President Bush’s war on terrorism. “A World Made by War: How Old Will You Be When the American War State Goes Down?” was a talk given to students attending Hofstra University’s lecture series, The International Scene. close
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