September 11 and the U.S.War
Beyond the Curtain of Smoke

Edited By Roger Burbach and Ben Clarke

Table of Contents

Introduction Clarke & Burbach

I. ORIGINS AND PERSPECTIVES ON THE CONFLICT

The Theatre of Good and Evil
Eduardo Galeano

Globalization's War
Roger Burbach

Who is Osama bin Laden?
Michel Chossudovsky

U.S. Policy Toward Political Islam
Stephen Zunes

The Geopolitics of War
Michael Klare

U.S. Policy On Iran and S.W. Asia
John Tirman

Oil Pipeline Map

Oil, Drugs and Blood
Ben Clarke

Oil Politics in Central Asia
Ted Rall

Checkerboard of Oil, Minefields
Dimitris Yannopoulos

September 11, United States and Chile
Roger Burbach

The U.S. Terrorists
Conn Hallinan

II. IMPACT AND CONSEQUENCES OF THE WAR

Afghanistan Is Vietnam....
Zoltan Grossman

Retaliation is a Trap
Robert Fisk

Why the U.S. Can't Trust Pakistan
Tariq Ali

Terrorism Meets Reactionism
Michael Parenti

The Smell Of Smoke
Margot Pepper

Fortress America
Michael Ratner

Wartime Lies
Paul Bass

Media War Without End
Norman Solomon

"Now, Jihad Has Begun"
Asra Q. Nomani

Coming to a Mall Near You
David Potorti

War Is Peace
Arundhati Roy

Blood, Tears, Terror and Tragedy
Robert Fisk

We Are the War Criminals Now
Robert Fisk

Who Will Count the Dead?
Marc W. Herold

III. RESISTANCE AND ALTERNATIVES

Statement of Rep. Barbara Lee

Barbara Lee Speaks for Me
Frances M. Beal

Light of Outrage
Linda Burnham

Reflections on 'Wartime'
Barbara Kingsolver

Afghan Women
RAWA

To End Terrorism, We Need Truth
David Bacon

Rule of Law vs. Rule of War
Jeff Cohen

Fighting for the Future
Walden Bello

The West Shares the Blame
Baltasar Garzon

Questions about America's Crusade
Martin A. Lee

The Failure of U.S. Foreign Policies
Manning Marable

A Planetary Contract
Susan George

Thoughts In The Presence Of Fear
Wendell Berry

Violence Doesn't Work
Howard Zinn

Moving Forward After 9-11
Starhawk

Shema
Aurora Levins Morales

September 11 and the U.S.War
Beyond the Curtain of Smoke

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The Theater of Good and Evil, by Eduardo Galeano
Globalization's War, by Roger Burbach
Who is Osama bin Laden?, by Michel Chossudovsky
U.S. Policy Toward Political Islam, by Stephen Zunes
The Geopolitics of War, by Michael Klare
U.S. Policy on Iran and Southwest Asia, by John Tirman
Oil, Drugs and Blood, by Ben Clarke
Oil Politics in Central Asia, by Ted Rall
Checkerboard of Oil, Minefields, by Dimitris Yannopoulos
September 11, United States and Chile, by Roger Burbach
The U.S. Terrorists, by Conn Hallinan
Afghanistan is Vietnam, by Zoltan Grossman
Retaliation is a Trap, by Robert Fisk
Why the U.S. Can't Trust Pakistan, by Tariq Ali
Terrorism Meets Reactionism, by Michael Parenti
The Smell of Smoke, by Margot Pepper
Fortress America, by Michael Ratner
Wartime Lies, by Paul Bass
Media War Without End, by Norman Solomon
"Now, Jihad Has Begun", by Asra Q. Nomani
Coming to a Mall Near You, by David Potorti
War is Peace, by Arundhati Roy
Blood, Tears and Tragedy, by Robert Fisk
We Are the War Criminals Now, by Robert Fisk
Who Will Count the Dead?, by Marc W. Herold
Statement of Rep. Barbara Lee
Barbara Lee Speaks for Me, by Frances M. Beal
Light of Outrage, by Linda Burnham
Reflections on "Wartime", by Barbara Kingsolver
Afghan Women, by the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan
To End Terrorism, We Need Truth, by David Bacon
Rule of Law vs. Rule of War, by Jeff Cohen
Fighting for the Future, by Walden Bello
The West Shares the Blame, by Baltasar Garzon
Questions about America's Crusade, by Martin A. Lee
The Failure of U.S. Foreign Policies, by Manning Marable
A Planetary Contract, by Susan George
Thoughts in the Presence of Fear, by Wendell Berry
Violence Doesn't Work, by Howard Zinn
Moving Forward After 9-11, by Starhawk
Shema, by Aurora Levins Morales