The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism
The Political Economy of Human Rights: Volume I
Series: Chomsky Perspectives
Part one of an expansive two-volume work which critiques American foreign policy throughout the entire Cold War period.
Noam Chomsky is one of the most cited scholars in history and has profoundly shaped contemporary understanding of American politics. An ally of anarcho-syndicalists the world over, he has authored numerous books on linguistics, history and politics. He is Institute Professor (emeritus) in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at MIT, and Laureate Professor of Linguistics and Agnese Nelms Haury Chair in the Program in Environment and Social Justice at the University of Arizona.
Edward S. Herman was Professor Emeritus of Finance at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania. He was a media analyst with a speciality in corporate and regulatory issues, as well as political economy. He collaborated with Noam Chomsky on a number of books, including The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism (Pluto, 2015) and After the Cataclysm (Pluto, 2015).
A Prefatory Note by the Authors on the History of the Suppression of the First Edition of This Book
1. Introduction: Summary of Major Findings and Conclusions
2. The Pentagon-CIA Archipelago
3. Benign Terror
4. Constructive Terror
5. Bloodbaths in Indochina: Constructive, Nefarious and Mythical
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