Naked Imperialism

Authors

  • John Bellamy Foster

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-057-04-2005-08_1

Keywords:

Imperialism

Abstract

The global actions of the United States since September 11, 2001, are often seen as constituting a "new militarism" and a "new imperialism." Yet, neither militarism nor imperialism is new to the United States, which has been an expansionist power—continental, hemispheric, and global—since its inception. What has changed is the nakedness with which this is being promoted, and the unlimited, planetary extent of U.S. ambitions

Published

2005-09-01

Issue

Section

Review of the Month