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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 51–63.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Micki McElya In Arlington National Cemetery on September 12, 2002, the defense secretary, Donald H. Rumsfeld, presided over the burial with full military honors of a single casket containing unidentified remains intended to represent all 184 victims of the 9/11 Pentagon attack, a number that...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1994) 1994 (60): 183–194.
Published: 01 October 1994
... leaking the Pentagon Papers] right after the Pans Peace accords, was that Vietnamese were dying at the same rate as before. "Refugee flows'' were being generated, to use the Pentagon's terms, at the same rate as before. The war was continuing, but Kissinger would say "Now that the war is over...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 203–209.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Jeffrey R. Kerr-Ritchie On September 11, 2001, four hijacked commercial aircraft crashed into the World Trade Center (WTC), the Pentagon, and a Pennsylvania field, killing nearly three thousand people and the nineteen hijackers. On July 7, 2005, four bombs exploded on London's public transport...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2017) 2017 (129): 74–102.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Scott Laderman “Tourists in Uniform” examines the conjunction of tourism and American empire-building through the Pocket Guide series of guidebooks published by the US Department of Defense, one of the largest travel publishers of the Cold War era. The Pentagon used these publications to present...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1999) 1999 (74): 234–238.
Published: 01 May 1999
... public but who can barely keep his pants on in private. So familiar has this story become in fact that it might be called-well-proverbial. Not surprisingly, the Pentagon supported Clinton throughout the attack on Iraq. That, as they said, was their duty. But one wonders whether the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2005) 2005 (93): 186–191.
Published: 01 October 2005
... or so especially dra- matic episodes that would raise red fl ags about the Pentagon’s establishment of a Northern Command for military operations inside the United States. As it hap- pened, however, my hunt for just the right episodes turned up such a...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1985) 1985 (32): 124–127.
Published: 01 January 1985
... Potomac at the Pentagon, it’s less a matter of edit- ing yourself into history than a matter of editing others out. As one columnist for The Nation noticed (but apparently no one else), the Defense Department’s commemorative packet on the Normandy landing included the text of Eisenhower’s D-Day...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1993) 1993 (55): 135–144.
Published: 01 January 1993
..., military, and technological credibility in world affairs. Unfortunately, the persistent gap between American global in- terests and global power, the Pentagon’s festering crisis of con- fidence, and the dynamics of defense contracting have pressed a different conclusion. Despite tactical and...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2005) 2005 (93): 39–52.
Published: 01 October 2005
... Pentagon’s Target Military recruiters, well aware that the economic situation for Latino youth is rel- atively bleak, have targeted this group as one of the primary objectives for their efforts in coming years. The recent “Strategic Partnership Plan for 2002–2007...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 1–4.
Published: 01 September 2011
... buildings in the world — symbolic and actual centers of U.S. financial power — and directly hit the Pentagon, the cen- ter of U.S. military power. Thousands were killed or grievously wounded. And in the midst of the massive destruction, there was real heroism — from the passengers of United Airlines...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1995) 1995 (63): 29–51.
Published: 01 October 1995
... by top managers. Researchers only needed a small step to go from aligning tactics with strategy to determining strategy itself. The shift from consul- tant-tacticians to manager-strategists is revealed in the history of systems analysis at RAND and the Pentagon. Systems Strategy In...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1979) 1979 (20): 238–243.
Published: 01 May 1979
... these "meddling, uto- pian do-gooders" who would undermine national security, Nixon watched a football game while protesters surrounded the Pentagon. Earlier, Kaiser Wilhelm I1 portrayed European peace enthusiasts as a pack of "scum, rabble, Jews and socialists" (the epithet covered...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2005) 2005 (91): 183–187.
Published: 01 January 2005
... even the most jaded of viewers would have expected the Pentagon brass to spare a president such explicit knowledge, if only to furnish their commander in chief grounds for “plausible deniability.” But Bush was doing something more than distancing himself from the awk- ward facts of the case on...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 166–170.
Published: 01 January 1994
... and America in Vietnam (1989) Neil Sheehan et al., eds., The Pentagon Papers: The Secret History of the Vietnam War (1971) Shelby Stanton, The Rise and Fall of an American Army: US Ground Forces in Vietnam, 2965-1973 (1985). Wallace Terry, ed., Bloods: An Oral History...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1991) 1991 (50): 3–5.
Published: 01 May 1991
...: the drone of Pentagon spokesmen, the erratic fervor and ex- haustion projected by TV news anchors, the smugness (so far) of American experts, and the muffled, heartening sounds of protest. And beyond and beneath the evasions used to describe the devastation of the air war, the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 205–212.
Published: 01 May 1989
... 1986 the Department of Defense spent more than $27 million on its historian programs, which employed close to 400 people. Needless to say, The BattZe Cry of Freedom doesn't even begin to approach the Pentagon's market share of military history. Blind Eyes and Black Eyes Of course...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 24–36.
Published: 01 January 2003
...- ments, there are even more strident efforts to bring the Pentagon in line with the required changes for global domination and homeland security. For years the forward planners (called revolutionaries in the Pentagon) have argued that a current revolution in...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1993) 1993 (57): 33–37.
Published: 01 October 1993
... are de- signed to "serve the interests of transnational corporations, banks and investment firms." GATT and NAFTA both "insure that U.S.- based corporations control the technology of the future locking the poor majority into dependence and hopelessness." Chomsky quotes from a Pentagon...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1985) 1985 (33): 182–185.
Published: 01 May 1985
... steer students into the armed forces. There is nothing in the sanitized official memory of ~ietnamto counter the recruiters' false promises about the pride, glamor, and career op- portunities that come with military service. Three years ago, when the Pentagon's high school recruitment...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 74–81.
Published: 01 January 2003
....; hearing of another plane strik- ing the Pentagon, I knew it to be a declaration of war. Before arranging for the instal- lation of the Dish Network to allow me to watch the war(s) which would subsequently become more “real,” I try all day and into the night to...