Guns and Butter
Wednesday, 11 July 2012
"The Coup of 2012,"
with Frank Morales.
The 2012 National Defense Authorization Act; the 1878 Posse Comitatus Act; the 1971 Non-Detention Act; the Crisis of Democracy Report issued by the Trilateral Commission; US Army Field Manual 19-15 Civil Disturbance Operations; the 1995 Independent Task Force On Non-Lethal Weapons Report of the CFR; the 2012 Department of Defense Non-Lethal Weapons Human Effects Characterization; The Electromagnetic Spectrum In Low Intensity Conflict; the 1992 Weapons Transfer Agreements.
"Guns & Butter" investigates the relationships among capitalism, militarism and politics. Maintaining a radical perspective in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks, "Guns & Butter: The Economics of Politics" reports on who...