Preemptive State Terror

Since 1947, American has been the chief perpetrator of preemptive state terror… These rogue actions worsened local political and economic conditions and were of a piece with equally unscrupulous blockades, embargoes, military interventions, punitive air (missile) strikes and kidnappings, always in the name of democracy, liberty and justice.

~ Arno Mayer (1926-06-19 age:91), historian