Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11, Fear & the Selling of American Empire
This film examines the evidence that neoconservatives used the September 11, 2001 attacks to usher in a new doctrine of expanding American power through military force under the guise of a “war on terror” and that the doctrine — known as the Project for the New American Century — had been laid out prior to 9/11 by its authors, which include Dick Cheney, Paul Wolfowitz, Donald Rumsfeld, Jeb Bush and Dan Quayle.
Further examined is how the fear of ‘terrorism’ was manipulated to support goals which are in step with the Project for the New American Century; namely the overthrow of Saddam Hussein — not just for control of oil and gas in the region, but also to reassert American military dominance on the world stage.
Featuring interviews with Chief United Nations Weapons Inspector Scott Ritter and Pentagon whistleblower Lt. Colonel Karen Kwiatkowski, along with with critics such as Noam Chomsky and Jody Williams…