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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 35–50.
Published: 01 September 2011
... 9/11. © 2011 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2011 Historical Reflections The FBI and the Making of the Terrorist Threat Ivan Greenberg When the administration of George W. Bush proclaimed a war on terror after the 9/11 attacks, the Federal Bureau of...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 96–115.
Published: 01 May 2019
... apartheid itself, instead focused their efforts on demonizing and delegitimizing the ANC as terrorists and agents of the Soviet Union—but this failed to significantly damage the reputation of the ANC or weaken the call for boycotts. This article is based on extensive new archival research from sources...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 167–174.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., reveals the idea that the terrorist attacks of 2001 always made for, on some level, an exciting event. This essay ponders our attraction to the aesthetics of violence. It details the ways that Cloverfield drains 9/11 of any significance other than its potential to yield pleasurable images of carnage...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 175–183.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Bob Batchelor In Terrorist (2006) and Falling Man (2007), John Updike and Don DeLillo present two contrasting yet equally compelling visions of the post-9/11 United States. Based on a close textual analysis of the novels and additional primary and secondary research, this article examines the role...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 184–193.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Sonia Baelo-Allué The 9/11 terrorist attack on the United States has become one of the most represented disasters in history since it produced an unprecedented visual impact on those around the world who watched the second plane crash into the South Tower live on television. In an atmosphere in...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 105–113.
Published: 01 January 2003
...” or what anyone does is at all political, much less merely political. Glamorama is about models and terrorists— about models-slash-terrorists. The acts of destruction its model/terrorists perform are unlinked to any particular political program, while the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 191–200.
Published: 01 January 2003
... States. The more remarkable fact was, however, that during those four years with no single terrorism case, American libraries catalogued, according to the OCLC WorldCat Database, 1322 new book titles under the rubric “terrorism” and 121 under “terrorist...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 246–249.
Published: 01 May 2006
... as the blast itself. At once symbolic and secretive, terrorist plots cried out for explanatory narratives, and Clymer illustrates how, in the absence of concrete knowledge, the most byzantine conspiracy theories often carried the day. Anarchists blamed a nefarious scheme by industrialists to...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 233–255.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Bush,” History News Network, January 19, 2009, hnn.us/articles/59952.html. Brown | The First Eight Years of Life during Wartime, 2003–2011  235 With the start of the Iraq war, the color-­coded terrorist threat level was raised, and a military presence became...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2003) 2003 (86): 165–166.
Published: 01 May 2003
... and crises in the region. For example, the Iranian Revolution in 1978–79 and the terrorist attacks of Sep- tember 11 brought an unprecedented demand for scholars in Middle Eastern studies. It is unfortunate that it requires tragic and violent events to...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 1–4.
Published: 01 September 2011
... both a profound truth and a common cliché that the terrorist attacks of Sep- tember 11, 2001, had great historical impact, traumatizing masses of people in the United States and beyond. Astounding in their audacity and in their success, these attacks literally brought down two of the largest...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2007) 2007 (97): 163–169.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Kim Phillips-Fein The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States . New York: Norton, 2004. MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2007 (RE)VIEWS The 9/11 Commission Report Kim Phillips-Fein The 9/11...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1976) 1976 (11): 51–52.
Published: 01 May 1976
... summed it all up by calling the students "terrorists" using the typical tactics of "terrorists," DISIIRBWCT. MARS TRIATON BAI.LV: Police dog leaps at a youth as a demonstration outside St.il violent. College students and teachers were protesting against cuts in the education...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 150–163.
Published: 01 January 2003
... should we think about the different spatial and temporal registers in which a highly localized terrorism—a terrorism that many described as the last Maoist guerrilla war—comes face-to-face with a new international terrorist “network”—which some believe has...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 155–165.
Published: 01 September 2011
... contextualize, frame, and interpret the “unspeakable” horrors of 9/11. Some commentators even blamed Hollywood for the events, because its movies had prefigured, even “inspired” the terrorist perpetrators. Thus, in the period after 9/11, Hollywood steered clear of the subject of terrorism and focused...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2005) 2005 (93): 170–185.
Published: 01 October 2005
... is imminent. As that document put it, the United States “must be prepared to stop rogue states and their terrorist cli- ents before they are able to threaten or use weapons of mass destruction against the United States and our allies and friends.”1...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2005) 2005 (93): 273–276.
Published: 01 October 2005
... practices. The only change the authors observe lies in the intensity of measures taken against suspected terrorists and rogue nation-states: the Bush administration suppresses domestic and interna- tional opposition more aggressively than any U.S. government has...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 37–57.
Published: 01 January 2003
... used in an instrumental, Manichaean sense; in the last decades, the terrorist has been defined by political enmity and otherness. In the days following 9/11, George Bush’s and Dick Cheney’s statements concerning “the battle of Good versus Evil” and the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 124–132.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., the next year, as the British government tried to curtail civil liberties and workers’ rights through legislative action, the HSRA decided to conduct a terrorist act on the legislature. On April 8, as the president of the legislature announced that the bills...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 227–238.
Published: 01 January 2003
... “take revenge on the bourgeoisie wherever they are!” Chinese and Japanese anar- cho-terrorists, for example, were directly inspired by Russian heroes, while veterans of the European underground ended up planting bombs or doing bank jobs in the New World...