Wake Up and Smell the Cynicism'
Anti-Americanism and its Implications
& Greig Burnside
Green Light International
THE RISE OF ANTI-AMERICANISM?
Recently there have been
numerous indications that feelings towards
becoming increasingly negative.
International surveys have reported widespread
resentment towards various aspects of
. According to the Pew Global
Attitudes Survey from March 2003,
favourable views of the
have dropped from
75% to 48% since mid-2002. Opposition
government policy has also
increased as a result of the US led war
. A tangible sign of this occurred in
February 2003, when more than a million
people took to the streets of
accompanied by a further 6 million people
in 600 cities throughout the world.