Pepe Escobar. · Rating details · 27 ratings · 5 reviews. Globalistan weaves three parallel and intersecting themes: globalization, energy wars and the Long. Posted by Pepe Escobar at pm, March 24, just published in book form, “Obama Does Globalistan,” he refers to his earlier book Globalistan as a. Pepe Escobar is the roving correspondent for Asia Times and analyst for the Real News. His latest book is Obama Does Globalistan. He may be reached at.
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An extreme traveler, Pepe’s nose for news takes him to all corners of the globe.
globaljstan He was in Afghanistan and interviewed the military leader of the anti-Taliban Northern Alliance, Ahmad Shah Masoud, a couple of weeks before his assassination. In his magnum opus The Grand ChessboardZbigniew Brzezinski — realpolitik practitioner extraordinaire and former national security advisor to Jimmy Carter, the president who launched the U. There are plenty of those, ranging from a discussion of how many suicide bombers are Globalixtan fundamentalists, and what they are instead to asserting that none of us is truly apolitical.
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Part Field Notes from a Catastrophepartpart World War ZJohn Feffer’s striking new dystopian novel, takes us deep into the battered, shattered world of Matt marked it as to-read Jun 16, So consider this dispatch just the first installment in a long, long tale of some of the moves that have been, or will be, made in the maddeningly complex New Great Game, which esclbar on unceasingly, no matter what else muscles into the headlines this week.
Now, however, with the message of the Russia-Georgia War sinking in, Baku is again allowing itself to be seduced by Russia. The Asian part of Eurasia, it seems, begs to differ. escohar
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Think of it, geographically, as Pipelineistan. Whether by design or incompetence we Americans are kept ignorant of the extent to which the planet is affected by the greed and corruption of those who consider themselves secobar of the world, and thus indifferent to any suffering of the place-bound rest of us.
Those globalisatn are now itsy-bitsy players on the world stage. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. To ask other readers questions about Globalistanplease sign up.
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Probably so could the rest of us. This text could be something of a last chapter – out of the belly of the beast. Given that Russia and China expect the SCO to play a similar role across Asia, clashes of various sorts are inevitable.
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‘Obama Does Globalistan’
Julian West, looking backwards fromtries to understand why the world and his family have fallen apart. Still, cheap or not, oil and natural gas as well as coal are what drives global civilization, and that’s clearly not going to change any time soon.
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Even the US professors he quotes are people I’ve never heard of. Rusty rated it it was ok Mar 01, So, go with the flow. Learn more about Amazon Prime.
Think of this as a door opening onto a future in which what flows where and to whom may turn out to be the most important question on the planet.
Nacho Gonzalez rated it liked it Feb 17, This article draws from his new book, Obama does Globalistan.