How Bin Laden Was Right (And Where He Was Wrong)

A critical reading of Osama bin Laden’s “Letter To America”

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15 min readNov 16, 2023

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History, when it is rewritten, will date the fall of the American Empire to September 11th, 2001. The hegemon lashed around for a while, but at that point, it was mortally wounded. Historically, the fall was quite quick, actually. After decades of occupying, bombing, and destroying…

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Indrajit (Indi) Samarajiva is a Sri Lankan writer. Follow me at www.indi.ca, or just email me at indi@indi.ca.