TITLE

A Modest Defence of The President and His Policies of Creative Destruction

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, John
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
New Statesman;1/17/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4722, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a satirical analysis of the policies of U.S. President George W. Bush in the War on Terrorism. Role of torture in the War on Terrorism; Relations between the U.S. and Europe; Ethical implications of the war in Iraq, including the U.S.-led assault on Fallujah; Position of the U.S. on the Geneva Conventions; Assessment of Bush's neoconservative political views.
ACCESSION #
15622429

 

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