Monday, March 26, 2007

Brzezinski on "War on Terror"

Terrorized by 'War on Terror'

by Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Adviser to President Jimmy Carter

"To justify the 'war on terror,' the administration has lately crafted a false historical narrative that could even become a self-fulfilling prophecy."
"The culture of fear is like a genie that has been let out of its bottle. It acquires a life of its own -- and can become demoralizing. America today is not the self-confident and determined nation..."
Might this be the mood that we have been discussing in relation to post 9/11 American Fiction?