Monthly Archives: November 2004

The Power of Nightmares

I recommend finding and watching a 3-part BBC documentary by Adam Curtis
called “The Power of Nightmares.” It was recommended to me by Euan
Semple.
The basic premise is that the war on terror is a phantom willed into existence
by the neoconservatives and Islamists. Curtis tells the story over a period of
about four decades, covering the [...]