With the removal of not only Saddam Hussein but also Jean-Betrand Aristide, as well as the ongoing civil war against Charles Taylor in Liberia, much has changed in the world of dictators since the first publication of this work less than a year ago. Drawing on his 25 years of extensive diplomatic experience, Ambassador Palmer asks us to embrace a bold vision of a world made safe by democracy. This is the story of the remaining dictators, the strategy and tactics to oust them, and the need to empower the people of every nation to control their own destinies.... in China, including Huang Qi, a web site creator, who was arrested on June 3, 2000 and is still held without having been tried. ... The main impediment to Internet organizing for civic activists is the fact that governments control telecommunications ... In Serbia, for example, a aquot;mirror siteaquot; in the Netherlands helped keep Radio B-92a#39;s content available on the Internet. ... a code word for imperialism; the right-leaning foundations take a Realpolitik view that democratization is nice but notanbsp;...
|Title||:||Breaking the Real Axis of Evil|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2005-01-01|