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A Desperate Empire Crashes in Venezuela

Maximilian C. Forte , May 1st, 2019


The April 30, 2019, coup attempt in Venezuela has come and gone. The coup has failed. “Failed state” theory just got a lot more complicated. No longer can…


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Venezuela: The Next Move and the Final Word

Maximilian C. Forte , February 17th, 2019


Almost a month after Donald Trump recognized Juán Guaidó as the “interim president” of Venezuela, and the imperial media started to label Nicolás Maduro as the “disputed” president…


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Fiction Plus Coercion Makes Reality: The Illegitimacy of the US-led Coup in Venezuela

Maximilian C. Forte , February 15th, 2019


After considering the economic foundation of current US intervention, designed to erase Venezuela’s economic sovereignty, the purpose here is to focus more on the political side of the…


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North Korea: The Undaunted State Tests the Limits of Empire

Maximilian C. Forte , May 25th, 2018


North Korea is an exceptional state, but unlike an imperial power it lacks a doctrine of exceptionalism. It is exceptional in that it is willing to suffer any…


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Did Robert Gates Manufacture the Iran Crisis?–Huffington Post–Beeman

William Beeman , March 25th, 2014


com/william-o-beeman/robert-gates-iran_b_5002405.html> Did Robert Gates Manufacture the Iran Crisis? Posted: 03/24/2014 1:27 pm EDT …


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