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American anti-Iraq War activists

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Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 298. Chapters: Noam Chomsky, Kurt Vonnegut, George McGovern, Joan Baez, Anthony Zinni, Henry Rollins, M... Weiterlesen
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Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 298. Chapters: Noam Chomsky, Kurt Vonnegut, George McGovern, Joan Baez, Anthony Zinni, Henry Rollins, Michael Moore, Ralph Nader, Jello Biafra, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jane Fonda, Susan Sarandon, Sheryl Crow, Sean Penn, Daniel Ellsberg, Mike Farrell, Anti-Flag, Serj Tankian, George Clooney, Pat Buchanan, John Fogerty, Ron Paul, Mike Gravel, Cynthia McKinney, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Bob Avakian, Bill Ayers, Paul Hackett, Tom Morello, Cindy Sheehan, Tom Laughlin, Chuck Baldwin, Tom Paxton, Bernie Sanders, Richard A. Clarke, Norman Mailer, Ehren Watada, Tucker Carlson, Scott Ritter, List of Iraq War resisters, Rachel Maddow, Larry C. Johnson, Natalie Maines, Michael Lerner, Ramsey Clark, A.N.S.W.E.R., Molly Ivins, Ned Lamont, Michael Badnarik, Markos Moulitsas, Tim Robbins, Barbara Lee, John Dean, Stephan Said, Mark Dice, Wayne Madsen, Peter Camejo, William Sloane Coffin, Karen Kwiatkowski, Lowell P. Weicker, Jr., Josh Key, Pete McCloskey, Brandon Friedman, Robert Bly, Robert Clark Young, Leslie Cagan, Saul Williams, Adam Kokesh, Lew Rockwell, Scott Parkin, Ron Kovic, Ann Wright, John Cusack, William Eldridge Odom, Medea Benjamin, Robert Greenwald, Joseph Lowery, Ray McGovern, Michael Sorkin, Mike Doughty, Lennox Yearwood, Brian Moore, Hong Tran, Phil Donahue, Michael Ratner, Steve Gilliard, Tom Hayden, Burton Hatlen, Arthur Waskow, Stan Goff, Brian Kraft, Country Joe McDonald, Selena Coppa, James Marcinkowski, Charles Liteky, Norman Solomon, Jonathan Tasini, Kweisi Mfume, Matt Stoller, Jim Glover, Loretta Nall, Gloria La Riva, Mary Starrett, Carl Sheeler, The Saint Patrick's Day Four, Jack Carter, Jon Soltz, Nadia McCaffrey, Charles Goyette, Kevin Tillman, Dahr Jamail, Guy Colwell, Darrell Anderson, Carlos Arredondo, Tod Ensign, Liam Madden, Henry Norr, Charles H. Swannack, Jr., David Barsamian, Gordon Clark, Tyler Drumheller, Fernando Suarez del Solar, Pat Korte. Excerpt: George Stanley McGovern (born July 19, 1922) is a historian, former United States Representative, Senator, and Democratic presidential nominee. McGovern lost the 1972 presidential election in a landslide to Richard Nixon. As a decorated World War II combat veteran, McGovern was known for his opposition to the Vietnam War. Appointed in 1961 by U.S. President John F. Kennedy as the worldwide director of the Food for Peace program, he remained a longtime leader in ensuring nutrition and food security as a means to fight poverty and political instability. McGovern was appointed United Nations Ambassador on World Hunger in 2001. In 2008, he and Senator Bob Dole were named the 2008 World Food Prize Laureates for their work to promote school-feeding programs globally. McGovern was born in the 600-person farming community of Avon, South Dakota. His father, Reverend Joseph C. McGovern (born 1868), was pastor of the local Wesleyan Methodist Church there. Joseph had once worked in mines and then been a professional baseball player in the minor leagues, but had given the latter up due to the heavy drinking, gambling, and womanizing of his teammates, and entered the seminary instead. George's mother was the former Frances McLean (born c. 1890), who had been born in Toronto, Canada; her family had later moved to Calgary and then she came to South Dakota looking for work as a secretary. George was the second oldest of four children. Joseph McGovern's salary never reached $100 per month, and he often received compensation in the form of potatoes, cabbages, or other fo...

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Titel: American anti-Iraq War activists
Untertitel: Noam Chomsky, Kurt Vonnegut, George McGovern, Joan Baez, Anthony Zinni, Henry Rollins, Michael Moore, Ralph Nader, Jello Biafra, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jane Fonda, Susan Sarandon, Sheryl Crow, Sean Penn, Daniel Ellsberg, Mike Farrell
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EAN: 9781157397205
ISBN: 978-1-157-39720-5
Format: Kartonierter Einband
Herausgeber: Books LLC, Reference Series
Genre: Kunst
Anzahl Seiten: 300
Gewicht: 585g
Größe: H246mm x B189mm x T16mm
Jahr: 2011