Perpetual War
"Grand Strategy" after 9/11

Ali, Tariq
http://www.counterpunch.org/2011/09/07/perpetual-war/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  07/09/2011
Year Published:  2011  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX12942

A decade after the attentats of 9/11, the United States and its European allies are trapped in a quagmire. The events of that year were simply used as a pretext to remake the world and to punish those states that did not comply. And today the majority of Euro-American citizens flounder in a moral desert, now unhappy with the wars, now resigned, now propagandized into differentiating what is, in effect, an overarching imperial strategy into good/bad wars.


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