War Fever


Friday, April 30, 2010

Occupy a country half-way round the world? No problem! Evan Thomas's new book, The War Lovers, looks at a key moment in military adventurism. Thomas tells Kurt how the war-mongering that drove the largely forgotten Spanish American War resonates with the war in Iraq.

    Music Playlist
  • Stone in My Heart
    Artist: Hans Zimmer
    Album: The Thin Red Line Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
    Label: RCA/Victor
    Purchase: Amazon


Evan Thomas

Comments [1]

Kahlid from Philly PA

Thanks for that. There are so many people that wanted to "kick ass' and they did not care about WMD or anything else either.

Then when the press made a big deal about WMD they would say "well I was misled" and now they pretend they were against the war the whole time.

They are such liars.

So thanks to the author for being the first news guy to admit this truth.

May. 01 2010 07:21 PM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.