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The Globalization of War

U.S. Marines humping in Afghanistan

Today's program is a lecture from June 8, 2018 called The Globalization of War by Professor Michel Chossudovsky, Emeritus Professor of Economics at the University of Ottawa. He is also the Founder and Director of the Centre for Research on Globalization and the award-winning author of 11 books and numerous academic articles.

The lecture is based on Professor Chossudovsky's book, The Globalization of War: America's Long War on Humanity. In this speech, he postulates that the U.S. and its Western allies have embarked on a hegemonic war of conquest, using the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks as a pre-text. Further exacerbating this agenda is the complicity of media and co-opted movements which refuse to challenge the pre-text of a war on terrorism.

This program was initially broadcast by The Global Research News Hour, a radio program originating at CKUW in Winnipeg, and produced by Michael Welch. Audio recording is by Paul S. Graham. Thank you to Michael Welch for permission to podcast this lecture.

You can find more about The Global Research News Hour here.  The podcasts are part of a larger collection of stories from The Centre for Research on Globalization.

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