Tom Engelhardt

Tom Engelhardt is the author of Shadow Government: Surveillance, Secret Wars, and a Global Security State in a Single-Superpower World. He is a fellow of the Nation Institute and runs

Latest by Tom Engelhardt in Chronicles

  • July 20, 2017

    Empire of Destruction: Precision Warfare? Don’t Make Me Laugh

    You remember. It was supposed to be twenty-first-century war, American-style: precise beyond imagining; smart bombs; drones capable of taking out a carefully identified and tracked human being just about anywhere on Earth; special operations raids so pinpoint-accurate that they would represent a triumph of modern military science.

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