There are times when I wish that the United States would just drop the charade and declare itself a global empire. As a veteran of two imperial wars, a witness to the dark underside of America’s empire-denial, I’ve grown tired of the equivocation and denials from senior policymakers. The U.S. can’t be an empire, we’re told, because – unlike the Brits and Romans – America doesn’t annex territories outright, and our school children don’t color its colonies in red-white-and-blue on cute educational maps.
I wonder if Bannon is behind this?! His ‘boss’ said that he had a dream about it!?
Yonden Lhatoo compares the outbreak of social unrest across the US with Hong Kong’s protests to highlight the sheer hypocrisy of Washington’s cynical anti-China campaignWhile America burns, Donald Trump is busy ‘fixing’ Hong Kong’s problems
Former UN Independent Expert on the Promotion of a Democratic and Equitable International Order (2012-2018), Alfred de Zayas, deplores the …Media advisory: US withdrawal from WHO