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The USA is going through the classic stages of post imperial decline - overweening arrogance, living in their own self-regarding bubble, ignorance of everything outside that bubble, and a tendency to over-react at the slightest provocation with a military "solution". What's Europe's excuse? Our empires died a long time ago.

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Sun Jun 28th, 2015 at 10:15:29 AM EST
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