Stephen Kinzer reads an excerpt from his new book, The True Flag, and discusses American imperialism today and yesterday.
How the century-old debate over “American Empire” still resonates
Stephen Kinzer: America’s Empire State of Mind
Should President Obama and Hillary Clinton follow Donald Trump’s advice when it comes to ending the armed conflict in Syria? Guest Stephen Kinzer of the Boston Globe and senior fellow at Brown University talks about his thoughts.
Stephen Kinzer is a veteran New York Times correspondent, author, and academic. He has filed stories from over 50 countries, and served as the chief of the New York Times bureau in Istanbul from 1996-2000. Kinzer is currently a Senior Fellow at the Watson Institute of International Studies at Brown University. What is the best way to go about securing US national interests in the international sphere? […]