U.S Interventions - 1801-2004

Via Metafilter, here’s a link you should all check out: Hope and Memory, 1801 - 2004. It’s Flash, and the interface is a bit clunky, but it makes its point and makes it nicely. The creators describe it thusly, “This is an archive of 163 US interventions, a multi-faceted catalogue of coups, humanitarian incursions, covert actions, proxy armies, freedom fighters/terrorists and multilateral offensives. Out of this legacy, a complex picture emerges.”