The end of the indispensable nation

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December 5, 2016
CounterPunch
by Fran Shor  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"The ascension of Donald Trump to the imperial presidency marks the nadir of the declension of the United States as the global hegemon. While Trump's fantasies about 'making America great again' do not explicitly rely on promoting the US as the 'indispensable nation,' they, nonetheless, deploy strategies to resurrect the fossil fuel driven expansion of the military industrial state that marked the post-World War II period of US global dominance." (12/05/16)

http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/12/05/the-end-of-the-indispensable-nation/  

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