The Empire and Ourselves
Publisher: A Solidarity Pamphlet, USA
Year Published: 1986
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX8907
Chomsky begins by asking why America's interest in a nation occurs when it does: why discuss Central America now and not 10 years ago? And why the concern with Central America over Haiti? He continues by exploring several instances in which the reasons of US involvement seem to be rooted in self-interest as opposed to strictly regional needs.