Interviewed by David Barsamian
Copyright © 1994 by David
fascinating state-of-the-world report from the man the New York Times
called "arguably the most important intellectual alive." Here
are a few excerpts:
now have an international economy and we're moving toward an international
state -- "creating," to quote the business press, "a new
imperial age with a de facto world government."
is a secret document whose decisions will override those of Congress,
states, localities. It's a real success in the long-term project of
depriving democratic structures of any substance.
genetic engineering, designing animal species, etc. is potentially vastly
more important than electronics. In fact, compared to the potential of
biotechnology, electronics is sort of a frill.
don't think Somalia should be classified as an intervention. It's more of a
public relations operation for the Pentagon.... They desperately need some
way to prevent the Pentagon budget from declining.