Andrew Gavin Marshall: The American empire is in decline, but the military spending is not following suit

with Andrew Gavin Marshall
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Dandelion Salad
July 7, 2010

“All the G-20 nations have agreed to impose fiscal austerity which essentially means the destruction of society, the elimination of the middle class and the downgrading of democracy.” —  Andrew Gavin Marshall

RTAmerica | July 06, 2010

The US empire may be in decline, but Andrew Gavin Marshall says that the US government doesn’t seem to realize this. Military policies are working to expand the empire and foreign policy fails to recognize the new powers rising. Where does this leave the United States? And how long can it hang on?

Andrew Gavin Marshall: US failing to adjust to new reality

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