Talk Nation Radio: David Vine on U.S. Bases Around the World

Host David Swanson goes deep and digs for the dirt on the Military Base industry - with David Vine


David Vine is Associate Professor of Anthropology at American University in Washington, DC. David is the author of Island of Shame: The Secret History of the U.S. Military Base on Diego Garcia (Princeton University Press, 2009).

base-nationHis new book, Base Nation: How U.S. Military Bases Abroad Harm America and the World (American Empire Project), will be published by Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt in August 2015.

Many of David’s articles and information about his books and other work can be found at

A review of Base Nation by David Swanson

Host: David Swanson.
Producer: David Swanson.
Music by Duke Ellington.


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  1. pmccabe64  July 29, 2015 at 1:38 pm

    You speak of “dirt on the Military Base industry”. I say that: “Catholics Cannot Serve in USA Military or Take USA Pledge of Allegiance”. See this explained at “Catholics Cannot Serve in USA Military or Take USA Pledge of Allegiance” at See side bar menu, and follow links.

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