Crusades: The Corruption of U.S. Foreign Policy" by Alexander Cockburn
June 7, 2008, Alexander Cockburn delivered the following speech,
"Imperial Crusades: The Corruption of U.S. Foreign Policy,"
to the second Future of Freedom Foundation
the Republic," held in Reston, Virginia.
Cockburn, The Nation's "Beat the Devil" columnist and one
of America's best-known radical journalists, was born in Scotland
and grew up in Ireland. He graduated from Oxford in 1963 with a
degree in English literature and language. He is co-editor, with
Jeffrey St Clair, of the newsletter and radical website CounterPunch.org
which has a substantial world audience.