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The Power Of Nightmares

Posted by Dave (The Void) on July 26, 2007

Do you believe in al Qaeda?

In this seminal 2004 documentary series (3 episodes, 60 mins each), Adam Curtis traces the intertwined histories of two ideological movements – the neoconservatives and the radical Islamists – and the political reality they helped create. For rather than following the most inspiring dreams, we now select the leaders with the most terrifying nightmares.

1. Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Parts 2 and 3 follow.

2. The Phantom Victory

3. The Shadows In The Cave


One Response to “The Power Of Nightmares”

  1. […] appeals. The first, a series of three hour-long segments aired on the BBC in 2005, is called The Power of Nightmares. It concerns the strange parallels between American neoconservatism, represented by people like […]

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