Birth date: October 18, 1974
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Truly chilling. The things that are done in our name without our knowledge are pretty serious. These issues really should be covered in school.
An extremely dense book, Dirty Wars uses the story of the targeted killing of an American Muslim as a thread to tie together hard scrabble investigative reporting of America's post 9/11 war policy and actions. Fear, radicalization, deceit and a whole lot of political maneuvering make the story dista...
Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield as a title perfectly sums up what this book is about.The book details the events pre-911 that dealt with the USA's relationship with assasinations and how Obama has made it thetool in the war with terrorism.This book is completely factual and lets no one off th...
Torn. On one hand I should have read this when it was more timely. On the other the rambling meant it sat on my shelf for far longer than it would've if it was written in a straightforward way
3/30/11 ** I'd heard of Blackwater's escapades and debacles in Iraq; the FEMA camp subcontractors in ASHFALL are based on Blackwater and called Black Lake. This book seems to paint a picture that makes this mercenary army seem much more frightening. I'm looking forward to reading about how the relat...