tv Documentary RT February 1, 2019 6:30pm-7:00pm EST
into power in guatemala to being a looked at by the people in washington the u.s. president received the usual courtesies of a state visit. years ago i wrote a book about how the united states overthrew the government of quantum alaw in nineteen fifty four. the case of guatemala is a great example of american call for action during the period of the one nine hundred fifty s. when covert action was at a peak. the country lost its legitimate government and hundreds of people lost their lives.
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starving because they didn't have a way into growth. in the. order that i. know one month and then in some way to. get those little of the requests. no one is getting. yeah. but going to the end of fills us. now in atlanta. and it's going up and. so a president arbenz a league watermelon government decreed a land reform program this land reform program would have forced the united fruit company to sell its own used lens so it could be divided up and given to poor
families the united fruit company was very unhappy with this they went to the united states government the u.s. government and concluded that these socialist orientation of guatemala was dangerous to the united states. there was the. same in three hundred go. up dramatically apart become an. income we would have to. put over here i won't go to you because we're. not here to correct you coming through the kind of gives and i get a reminder of that. later civil war broke out something like two hundred thousand people were killed in that conflict over more than thirty years.
one. excuse to be able to work to steal our people i will spoil the story. then there. is. so the first one is. that. the government that we don't like shows bad faith by bothering an american company . then we convince ourselves that that company is our geo political enemy. and we sell the intervention. as a humanitarian intervention we only do it that we don't do anything for ourselves
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we thought of him as a bad leader one we couldn't control now he looked like he might be about to carry out all human rights atrocity so we decided it was time to participate in an operation to overthrow gadhafi and that operation of course he was killed. so we succeeded in the short term goal get rid of gadhafi to depose that government but then what happened we didn't have a plan for what was going to come next we thought that maybe by magic some new peaceful regime would urge everybody would cooperate and things come together.
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a business out of. this city's wrote a famous history of the goldman museum wars where he observes is. the war the conflict does not usually break out with the bigger the smaller country pushing up and pushing up and finally attacking that's not what happens it's usually the bigger country that gets worried invent attacks and you can see this pattern through history they call it sometimes the two sidis trap and it's dangerous for the future because we united states is a power that's been used to being on the top and is now being challenged nash no out of no no neck. islamiya what kind of.
think. we believe that we are an exceptional nation this is a phrase you hear a lot in the united states we call it american exceptionalism it means that we have a responsibility for the whole world and we need to make rules for the rest of the world because without us there will be chaos. my name is dr king on whose side and i am a white political scientist. in
one thousand nine hundred three my country was invaded by the united states and we've been under an illegal and prolonged occupation ever since i've dedicated my life to not only finding out why the united states invaded my country but also how to bring the occupation to end it. all why was the law. long term american project it began with the religious missionaries they left from boston in the eighteen twenty six to go to hawaii and live there to spend the rest of their lives symbolizing the poor savages and barbarians as we saw who lived in the white. room. this is the only policy on the back row. this was the executive monarchs building.
hawaii by eight hundred ninety three was a raid. leader of these white a lot it actually came to washington to win permission from the president of the united states to overthrow the government of the kingdom of all why he received that permission he went home he organized a coup in which the hawaiian kingdom was overthrown american marines were quickly landed to secure the new white government and a few years later a y e became part of the united states. so this is the place that u.s.
marines landed this road here is where they marched from honolulu harbor and they occupied this location right here when they invaded my country the hoeing kingdom. so we're at right now this is where camp smith this is headquarters for the pacific command and it overlooks pearl harbor and pro harbor is a naval base for the united states so it falls under the come. structure of the pacific command. he was taken by the united states were invaded in order for the united states to control pearl harbor because of hawaii's location ships could enter point ports
after disarming refurbish leave home ports rearm and go back fighting. the middle men who are busy in peace. mighty pike greedy sort of the time is very delicious the represents all the things it was happy it will be to be d.c. nine eleven and one third so what we see rising up out of the lands of people who are the. monsters that are injury talking to each and basically saying we're right this is what we are worthy of no credible truth and absolute also hold up again that piracy from the newspapers that we're seeing being left. that we've developed an unusual. view of the world because of our location we have huge oceans and
a couple of weak neighbors in mexico and canada therefore we've never had to have a foreign policy of clear cooperation with others we've been able because of our power to impose our will on others. won't we here hello come on a charter school. by school level that we're going to be visiting. and share with you folks to have a local one on the train only to you and your place so. anything for you feel like we already know why it was just standing national was this nation state and for fifty years we celebrate if you know you through what we know that. oh united states of america all illegally overthrew. now. all of the of the united
states maintain that paul or despite having moved you will already be on this new military why do you hear what i said military that the threat of force violent sprouse for you how else are they maintaining power in. their population we just talked about how many guest video two hours a day in traffic those are all americans are waiting to hear was. but yours. we are the evidence. that the nationalisation where the evidence of the war crimes
we're not the war crimes ourselves. what already is an independent country all that was overthrown in eighty ninety three was our government by the united states not our country so our country is still an independent state but we're not a control of our independence we're occupying. this book overthrow is in attempt to show the times that america overthrew foreign governments over a long period. the united states at least in a relative sense is declining in power in the world and we can still remain and i believe will still remain a potent dominant force in the world and we need to accept that the conditions of the past decades don't exist anymore and we're not used to this we're not ready for
veterans who come back from war often tell the same stories. were going after the people who were killing civilians they were not interested in the wellbeing of their own soldiers either there already is several generations of them so i just got this memo from the search for answers officers were going to attack and destroy their governments and seven countries in five years americans pay for the wars with their money others with their lives if we were willing to go into harm's way and willing to risk being killed for a war and surely we can risk some discomfort for an easy for. washington's force regime change
strategy targeting venezuela continues unabated everything is going to plan first sanction the country in ways to punish the poor second back a so-called interim president in caracas the third deny the legitimate government of its export revenues is the use of force next. this is a sticker from a water bottle phone in the stomach of a fish the brand is part of the coca-cola company which sells millions of bottles of soda every day the idea was that let's tell consumers there is waste the company has long promised to reuse the plastic. look at. demand that's. the new phones at a special projects funded we tell the difference i thought. on the new vest that is the end of
a footy team the fun now the mountains of waste only grow higher. i know you. know that you know. a lot a lot. of us have that with taking the patients away. from. the u.s. secretary of state suspends a key nuclear arms control treaty with russia. sides noncompliance from moscow a claim that the krugman denies. brushes has jeopardized the united