Scott Horton Interviews Tom Engelhardt
Tom Engelhardt, founder and editor of TomDispatch.com, discusses the mainstream media’s reverence of error-prone hawkish pundits, the over-reliance on force in U.S. foreign policy, the large numbers of dead or displaced Iraqis and the Obama administration’s disdain for the historical success rate of foreign intervention in Afghanistan.
MP3 here. (23:45)
Tom Engelhardt is the author of The World According to Tomdispatch: America and the Age of Empire and The End of Victory Culture: Cold War America and the Disillusioning of a Generation.