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... we have hegemony precisely because no one power has the ability to impose its will. When a power can impose its will, then within the area within which it can impose its will, that is no mere hegemon in a system of competing states, but rather the metropole of an Empire.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.
by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Mon Apr 28th, 2008 at 12:04:16 AM EST
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