Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II

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Zed Books, 2003 - Intervention (International law) - 469 pages
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Is the United States a force for democracy? From China in the 1940s to Guatemala today, William Blum presents a comprehensive study of American covert and overt interference, by one means or another, in the internal affairs of other countries. Each chapter of the book covers a year in which the author takes one particular country case and tells the story - and each case throws light on particular US tactics of intervention.
  

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Review: Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II

User Review  - Joey - Goodreads

William Blum's "Killing Hope" provides over fifty instances of US military and CIA operations overthrowing democratic governments in favor of Washington backed regimes. Regimes that suppress human ... Read full review

Review: Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II

User Review  - Dale - Goodreads

You don't have to be a popular, democratically elected government to be overthrown by the CIA - but it helps. In the years since WWII the CIA has developed an impressive and effective playbook, one ... Read full review

Contents

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