Benjamin Franklin Institute
for the
Study of World Empires

A Brief History of U.S. Interventions - 1945 to the Present
A Long-Term View of the Trajectory of the World-System'
A Muffled Trumpet - U.S. and the Hypocrisy of Intervention
A New Colonial Age of Empire?
A Taste for Empire
A Televisual Fairyland
Absolute Power - The Making of the New World Order
America and the WorId - The End of Easy Dominance
America’s New Empire for Liberty
Americans Get Creative In Opening Arms Markets
America's Empire Is an Empire Lite
An American Empire?
An American Empire – Part 1
An American Empire – Part 2
An American Empire – Part 3
Arms Makers' Cozy Relationship with the Government
Arms Sales Around the World
Arms-Trade Activists
Backing Up Globalization with Military Might
Behind the Fog of Deception - Washington's Real War Aims
Behind the Invasion of Iraq
Blowback and the Sorrows of Empire: An Interview with Chalmers Johnson
Bush and Blair's Hidden Agenda
Bush Announces Expansion of U.S. Training of Foreign Militaries
Bush, Kerry, and The Council on Foreign Relations
Conflict Diamonds are Forever
Confronting Empire
Consequences Of Empire: Fifty Years of U.S. War and Intrigue in the Middle East
Dick Cheney's Song of America
Dominance and its Dilemmas
Drugs, Diamonds and Deadly Cargoes
Eavesdropping on the Whole World
Empire and Exterminism
Empire Bibliography
Empire Notes
Endless Military Superiority
Exposing the Terrorism Trap
Fascism - Definitions
Fascism's Firm Footprint in India
Friendly Dictators
From the Evil Empire to the Empire for Liberty
Global Capitalism and American Empire
Global Rollback - After Communism
Globalization - Mirror to the Future
Greasing the Skids of Corruption
Guarding the Multinationals: DSL and the Internaional Private Security Business
Guns R Us
Hypocrisy and Terror: The U.S., Britain, and Biochemical Weapons
Illusions of Empire - Defining the New American Order
Imperial Amnesia
Imperial Barbarians
Imperial Reach -
Imperialism - The Sequel
In Dark Times - The politics and geopolitics of missile 'defenses'
Inspect This - America's Own Secret Bioweapons Program
Iraq is Not a Liberated Country, but an Occupied Country
Iraq, Palestine, and U.S. Imperialism
Is the Conflict in Afghanistan a Resource War -
Israeli Foreign Policy - Weapons Manufacturing Industry
It is about the US and Europe Going Head-to-Head
It Never Happened
Joint Resolution Authorizing the Use of Military Force Against Iraq
Just the Beginning - Is Iraq the Opening Salvo in a War to Remake the World -
Kissinger and Pinochet
Last Orders for the U.S. Dollar -
Liberal Empire - Assessing the Arguments
Make the World Safe for Hypocrisy
Making a Killing
Marketing the New 'Dogs of War'
Mesopotamia. Babylon - The Tigris and Euphrates
Methods of Media Manipulation
Middle East Madness
Military Domination or Constructive Leadership -
Military Spending Growth
Military Spending vs Everything Else
Missile Defense is a Trojan Horse Control and Domination the Reality of Space Program
Money Talks - The Implications of U.S. Budget Priorities
More Bucks for the Bang - US military vs. Society
National Endowment for Democracy Targets Venezuela
Nation-Busting Euphoria, Nation-Building Fatigue - U.S. Imposes Its Will
NATO and UN How Much Does the U.S. Government Spend
New Power for Old Europe
New WorId Disorder - War is Peace
No Longer the Lone Superpower - Coming to Terms with China
Nuclear Hubris
Of Gods and Mortals and Empire
Offshoring - The Evolving Profile of Corporate Global Restructuring
Oil and the Islamists
Open Fire and Open Markets - Strategy of an Empire
Operation Endless Deployment
Outposts of Empire
Pentagon - US Military Master of Space
Pentagon Capitalism
Pentagon Welfare - The Corporate Campaign for NATO Expansion
Perpetual Debt - From the British Empire to the American Hegemon
Population Growth and Water Resources in the Middle East
Power Bloc Turkey and Israel Lock Arms
Privatizing Combat, the New World Order
Project X Consortium
Record $8.3 Billion in U. S. Weapons to Dictators
Relearning to Love the Bomb
Republic or Empire?
Rethinking Colonialism
Rupert's World - News Corp.'s Businesses
Saudi Arabia - The House of Saud
Saudis and Americans - Friends in Need
School of the Americas - School of Assassins, USA
Secret ColIaboration - U.S. and South Africa Foment Terrorist Wars
Seize the Time
Servile States
Shall We Leave It to the Experts -
Siege Mentality
Slow Motion Coup d'Etat Global Trade Agreements
Space Corps
Space Wars
Space Weapons and World Empire
Star Wars - Episode Two The Pentagon's Latest Missile Defense Fantasy
Tainted Legacy - Dancing with Dictators
Take the Rich Off Welfare
Textbook Repression - US Training Manuals Declassified
The Adventure Capitalist
The Algebra of Infinite Justice
The American Emergency
The American Empire and the Fourth World
The American Empire
The Arms Trade
The Bazaar Way US Sells Weapons in Mideast
The Biggest Secret
The Bloody Road to Empire
The Bush Team Has Big Plans for the 21st Century
The Business of War
The Coming Wars - What the Pentagon Can Now Do in Secret
The Corporate Co-optation of the UN
The Culture of Fear
The Curious Bonds of Oil Diplomacy
The Enemy Within
The Field Marshal
The Global Media Giants - Firms that Dominate the World
The Grand Strategy of the American Empire
The Guns of Opa-Locka - How US Dealers Arm the World
The Imperial Interrogative - Questioning American Empire
The Influence Peddlers
The Insanity Defense
The Iron Triangle - The New Military Buildup
The Logic of Empire
The Long Secret Alliance - Uncle Sam and Pol Pot
The Mean Methods of Imperialism
The Merchant of Death
The New American Century
The Normalization of War
The Pentagon's Trojan Horse
The Rational Destruction of Yugoslavia
The Real But Unspoken Reasons For The Iraq War
The Rehabilitation of Colonialism
The Rise of Nazism in Germany
The Robber Baron's Party - Let's Bring Tea
The Spiral of Violence in Central America
The Terrorism Trap
The Truman Doctrine
The U.S. Develops New Weapons of Mass Destruction
The Unbearable Costs of Empire
The United States - The World's Last Empire?
The USA, World Hegemony and Cold War II
The War on Terror - the Other Victims
Time to Bring the Troops Home
Top military Spending Myths
Top Seven Largest Arms Companies
Torture in the US School of the Americas (SOA)
Trojan Horse - The National Endowment for Democracy
Twisting Arms - The U.S. Weapons Industry Gets Its Way
U.S. Exports Arms to the World
U.S. Military Budget
U.S. military moves into Mexico
U.S. War Plans & The Saudi Arabia Debate
Up for Grabs - Mexico & 10 years of NAFTA
US Imperialism and Democracy in the World - The Power of One
Venezuela - The Gang's All Here
Waging the Media Battle
Wake Up - - Washington's Alarming Foreign Policy
Wal-Mart Welfare - How Taxpayers Subsidize the World's Largest Retailer
War Without End - Afghanistan
Warfare or Welfare
Weapon of Mass Deception - What the Pentagon
What is Fascism - Benito Mussolini, 1932
What Next in Iraq?
Why a Cold War Budget
Why Bush May Well Be The Lesser Evil - Elections, Alliances and the American Empire
World Order and Its Rules
WTO Derailed - A Concise History

Promoting a Greater Understanding of World History