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The New World Disorder

RICH4818 Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 3:56 PM
Overwhelming---I going to take my nap.
RyanM Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 5:40 PM
Unfortunately, millions of others will join you rather than take the time to consider what Buchanan wrote. This is how the US got into this mess.
After his great victory in Desert Storm, George H.W. Bush went before the United Nations to declare the coming of a New World Order.

The Cold War was yesterday. Communism was in its death throes. The Soviet Empire had crumbled.

The Soviet Union was disintegrating. Francis Fukuyama was writing of "The End of History." Savants trilled about the inevitable triumph of democratic capitalism.

Yet, in 2012, sectarianism, tribalism and nationalism are all resurgent, reshaping a world where U.S. power and influence are visibly receding.

Syria is sinking into a war of all against all that may end with a breakup of the...