Download e-book for kindle: Hearts of Darkness: Torturing Children in the War on Terror by Henry A. Giroux

By Henry A. Giroux

George W. Bush's conflict on terror defended torture as an issue of authentic coverage and furthered an already emergent tradition of cruelty. As torture turned normalized within the Bush period, it not just corrupted American beliefs and political tradition, it additionally omitted to the darkish aspect in sanctioning the unbelievable and unspeakable: the torture of kids. This surprising e-book files instances of kid torture through American army team of workers, lots of that have by no means been mentioned within the media. Giroux increases critical demanding situations the Obama management needs to tackle in gentle of this shameful interval in American background if it desires to repair democratic tradition. Going extra than just blaming these on the best, Hearts of Darkness additionally increases questions on the collusion of the media, educators, the legal justice process and different associations that experience enabled a tradition that accepts the torture of children.

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