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fosk

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Vincent Bevins: The Jakarta Method (EBook, 2021, PublicAffairs) 5 stars

In 1965, the U.S. government helped the Indonesian military kill approximately one million innocent civilians. …

Shocking

5 stars

Blood boiling book about right-wing violence post WW2 and how the US was directly or indirectly involved in all of it.

The book itself mentions that it should be paired with the documentary "The Act of Killing", which I also recommend to watch before or after reading this book.

A must-read, although it is an emotional struggle to get through it.