This week’s guest is author/scholar Dan Kovalik; he speaks about US interventions around the world, past and present, and the cost Americans pay to maintain the gigantic US military machine. Dan Kovalik is a retired labor-union attorney, and teaches at the University of Pittsburgh Law School. He is also a prolific author, and has recently had four books published with Hot Books (David Talbot’s series), an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing out of New York, all dealing with US interventions around the globe. His most recent book is The Plot to Overthrow Venezuela: How the US is Orchestrating a Coup for Oil, with a foreword by Oliver Stone.
His recent op-ed with Oliver Stone was published in the Boston Globe-