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Manuel Valenzuela is a social critic and commentator, international affairs analyst and Internet essayist. His articles as well as his archive can be found at his blog, http://www.valenzuelasveritas.blogspot.com as well as at other alternative news websites from around the globe. Mr. Valenzuela welcomes comments and can be reached at email@example.com.
Mr. Valenzuela is also author of Echoes in the Wind, a novel made available at most online book sellers and at Authorhouse.com.
SHARE Monday, February 4, 2008 The Year of Living Dangerously: Part One of Two
If you are not alarmed at where, at present, the present course of the United States is invariably taking us, then you have not been paying attention, or you have abandoned the responsibilities of an informed citizen, preferring the comfortable warmth of ignorance to the absolute frigidity of a most ominous reality. In truth, you should be enraged at all that has transpired.
SHARE Monday, December 19, 2005 The Making of the Enemy [Part One of Two]
The manufacture, marketing and dissemination of bogeymen enemies, both real and fictional, for a long time endemic in American society, has always worked to perfection, becoming the inertia used to control the population. It becomes the energy needed to maintain Americas permanent wartime economy.
SHARE Wednesday, December 21, 2005 The Making of the Enemy [Part Two]
Into Orwellian times have we descended, with the creation of superhuman enemies to frighten us, psychological war to control us and with the making of even newer, more ominous enemies lurking on the horizon.