Posts Tagged ‘democracies’

Reality Denial : Apologetics for Western-Imperial Violence
Review of Steven Pinker’s Book
by Prof. Edward S Herman and David Peterson

“Why violence has declined?”  If you don’t count the annihilation of millions of little brown people around the globe, in the service of US empire:

“For Pinker, no attack on a lesser power by one or more of the great democracies counts as a real war or confutes the “Democratic Peace,” no matter how many people die.”

Sounds like a Harvard professor with book deals and TV appearances scheduled to get his message out to the masses on corporate media…