Category Archives: Colonialism

British colonial strategy and the 9/11 blowback

British colonial strategy and the 9/11 blowback by Nu’man Abd al-Wahid   Osama bin Laden gained his reputation as a militant Islamist during the Western backed counter-insurgency – so-called “jihad” – against the Soviet Union’s invasion of Afghanistan in the 1980’s … Continue reading

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The ‘untamed wildernesses’ of Israeli and American colonialism from Mondoweiss by Paul Mutter

The ‘untamed wildernesses’ of Israeli and American colonialism from Mondoweiss by Paul Mutter A June editorial in +972 Magazine examined the (non-)utility of the argument “Who started it in 1948?” One thing that struck me about the points of the argument regarding the disposition of … Continue reading

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