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America's Role in a Darkening Age

shubi_ Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 7:58 AM
Soon, you all will realize the new refugees are Americans seeking freedom in other countries.
cathi2 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 12:09 PM
I think that's already starting...look at the lists of wealthy Americans moving to less tax prohibitive countries
Wolfgang6 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 12:45 PM
Yes...just like the aristos fled France in 1792.
Ron781 Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 11:58 AM
Russia may well look good soon.

When, in the 1950s, Nikita Khrushchev said, "We will bury you," and, "Your children will live under communism," Eisenhower's America scoffed.

By 1980, however, the tide did indeed seem to be with the East.

America had suffered a decade of defeats. Southeast Asia had fallen. The ayatollah had seized power in Iran. Moscow had occupied Afghanistan. Cuban troops were in Ethiopia and Angola. Grenada and Nicaragua had fallen to the Soviet bloc. Eurocommunism was all the rage on the continent.

Just a decade later, the world turned upside-down.

The Berlin Wall fell. Eastern Europe was...