In the Heart of a Dying Empire

The Folly of Empire

Chris Hedges truthdig http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/the_folly_of_empire_20131014 The final days of empire give ample employment and power to the feckless, the insane and the idiotic. These politicians and court propagandists, hired to be the public faces on the...
In the Heart of a Dying Empire

It’s Time to Finally Admit We’re an Empire

David Sirota AlterNet http://www.alternet.org/world/its-time-finally-admit-were-empire?paging=off&current_page=1#bookmark Is America an empire or not? It is a loaded question because in the modern age, that word — empire — is not a moniker citizens...