Global pitbulls: the US military mission to support corporate colonialism

Dolack, Pete
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2987599/global_pitbulls_the_us_military_mission_to_support_corporate_colonialism.html

Publisher:  Ecologist
Date Written:  22/04/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19318

With its 800 bases in 80 countries, the US's global military domination is often seen as an altruistic exercise to ensure world peace and harmony. It is, of course, the opposite: the essential underpinning of the US's predatory economic power, always ready to strike down any challenge to the rights and privileges of its corporate conquerors and financial oligarchy.