A New York occasions bestseller, Nemesis is Chalmers Johnson's "fiercest book―and his top" (Andrew J. Bacevich)
In his prophetic publication Blowback, Chalmers Johnson associated the CIA's clandestine actions overseas to catastrophe at domestic. In The Sorrows of Empire, he explored the ways that the expansion of yank militarism and the garrisoning of the planet have jeopardized our balance. In Nemesis, the bestselling and ultimate quantity in what has turn into often called the Blowback Trilogy, he indicates how imperial overstretch is undermining the republic itself, either economically and politically.
Delving into new areas―from plans to militarize outer area to Constitution-breaking presidential actions at domestic and the devastating corruption of a toothless Congress―Nemesis offers a outstanding description of the capture into which the reckless objectives of America's leaders have taken us. Johnson confronts questions of urgent urgency: What are the accidental outcomes of our dependence on an everlasting warfare economic system? What does it suggest while a nation's major intelligence association turns into the president's mystery military? Or whilst the globe's sole "hyperpower" turns into the best hyper-debtor of all times?
Writing "as if the very life of the state is at stake" (San Francisco Chronicle), Johnson deals his such a lot "bracing" and "important" (Los Angeles Times) exploration of the situation dealing with America.