The Jakarta Method, Then and Now
U.S. Counterinsurgency and the Third World
Keywords:Socialism, Strategy, History, Imperialism, Marxism, Movements
Increasing numbers of left-wing activists around the world are turning to Vincent Bevins's The Jakarta Method to learn more about the horrific atrocities committed by the United States against peoples' struggles for the right to self-determination in the so-called postcolonial era. In particular, the book describes how imperialist expansion destroyed revolutionary struggles in the third world.