Burns is a doctoral student at the University of Birmingham in the UK and producer/director of the film Preventive Warriors.
[ politics - july 04 ]
Thoughts on the National Security Strategy.
"That democracy is secondary to the demands of US foreign policy is not a benign academic observation. It's an increasingly immediate problem for the practice of democracy at home."
"The case of Valerie Plame is more than a historical footnote or an instance of extraordinary vindictiveness; it is a microcosm of the battle between the White House and the CIA for control of intelligence which was an open secret in the run-up to the war."