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1959 - 1985 by Kester
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really liked it
bookshelves: artists-books, politics

Given that I often say that the United States has been at war for my entire life since I was born in 1953, either overtly or covertly, I like this bk very much for being such a straight-forward document of this. 1959: Vietnam; 1961: Kennedy's Inaugural Address basically setting up the US as the world's police force; 1964: more Vietnam; 1965: Vietnam; 1968: Vietnam; 1969: Vietnam; 1973: the draft; 1976: Carter's amnesty for draft dodgers; 1979: more imperilist justification; 1980: Reagan bullshit; 1982: more about the draft; 1985: Nicaragua; ending w/ a quote from Brecht.

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June 28, 2008 – Shelved
June 28, 2008 – Shelved as: artists-books
June 28, 2008 – Shelved as: politics

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