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Fuelling fortress America

Hugh McCullum

Fuelling fortress America

a report on the Athabasca tar sands and U.S. demands for Canada"s energy.

by Hugh McCullum

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Published by CCPA in Ottawa, ON .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oil sands -- Alberta,
  • Oil sands industry -- Alberta.,
  • Gas industry -- Canada, Northern,
  • Natural gas -- Northwest Territories -- Mackenzie Delta,
  • Energy industries -- Canada.,
  • Energy policy -- Canada.,
  • Energy policy -- United States.,
  • Mackenzie Valley Pipeline (N.W.T.)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaxer, Gordon, 1944-, Gibson, Diana, Clarke, Tony, Staples, Steve, Campbell, Bruce, Parkland Institute, Polaris Institute, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD 9502 C22 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p. ;
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22176531M
    ISBN 100886274710

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      Fortress America charts the rise of a muscular national culture, undercutting the common good. Instead of a thriving democracy of engaged citizens, we have become a paranoid, bunkered, militarized, and divided vigilante nation. Preview this book. Fortress America charts the rise of a muscular national culture, undercutting the common good. Instead of a thriving democracy of engaged citizens, we have become a paranoid, bunkered, militarized, and divided vigilante nation.

    Fortress America Fortress America, a board game of strategy and survival for two to four players, imagines a gripping, not-too-distant future in which the ugly specter of war has once again encircled the updated version of Michael Gray's classic pits one player in control of the beleaguered American forces against up to three others, who team up to assault the U.S. on three fronts.   From the earliest colonial settlements to recent Cold War bunkers, the North American continent has been home to thousands of forts and fortress structures. Seacoast forts were the nation's primary means of strategic defense from the s until World War II. Almost every seaport on both coasts had at least one fort to protect it at one time or another.


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Fortress America argues that instead of a thriving democracy of engaged citizens, we have become a paranoid, bunkered, militarized, and divided vigilante nation. In Fortress America, Elaine Tyler May presents a fascinating but alarming portrait of America's recent history and the effect of events upon its ing with the threats posed by the Cold War, she examines the different.

This was a brilliant little introduction to gated communities in the United States. Written over ten years ago it is clearly out of date, but gives a very good sense of the growing number and diversity of such communities, and the feelings of many people within them/5.

The Athabasca tar sands of northern Alberta contain an estimated to billion barrels of recoverable oil — the largest known hydrocarbon deposit ever discovered. This estimate is based on using existing technologies.

Using newer technologies, as much as trillion barrels of oil might be recovered — but the costs would be enormous. Fortress America. likes talking about this. Restore the Constitution.

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Elaine Tyler May takes us back to pre-Cold War America to provide a decade-by-decade narrative of how we got to where we are now as a nation. Her thesis in Fortress America was clearly laid out and easy to follow/5.

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The Athabasca tar sands project in Alberta. "If you think the favored aim of Americans today is 'freedom,' this fast-paced and provocative book turns the tables on that assumption.

Fortress America contends that security is the watchword of the past 50 years—with a misplaced and too often punitive exaggeration that has created more harms than benefit to ourselves and to democracy Brand: Basic Books. Fortress America, a strategic board game designed by Michael Gray Fortress North America, the defense of Canada and the United States against their enemies if the rest of the world were lost to them Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term.

Fortress America, originally part of Milton Bradley's Gamemaster series, depicts an alternate near-future in which all of the world attacks and invades the continental United States. From the west arrives hordes of Asian foes; from the south arrives a union of South American countries through Mexico, and from the east lands come legions of Soviets who have taken over all of Europe/10(K).

In 'Fortress America,' Examining How Fear Crept Into American Life. Decem • Historian Elaine Tyler May says that since the Cold War, fear has crept into American life.

Her new book Author: Elaine Tyler May.Fortress Each book in the Fortress series examines the history, evolution, military architecture and natural setting of some of the world’s most important fortification systems. Covering fortresses throughout history, from ancient times through to the modern day, these books contain full colour cutaway artwork, maps, diagrams, and colour and.Fuelling definition, combustible matter used to maintain fire, as coal, wood, oil, or gas, in order to create heat or power.

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