American Politics: The Cloward-Pivens Way

Fighting The Tyranny

America is 18.5 trillion dollars in debt. Let me say that again. America is 18.5 trillion dollars in debt. How does a global superpower like America rack up over 18.5 trillion dollars in debt? Part of my question I answered myself when I said global superpower and the other reason is by design. Yes, we are going bankrupt as a nation by design.

Financing an empire is expensive and America is finding that out first hand. With a military presence that reaches globally with over 700 bases in over 130 countries that qualifies as an empire. The Romans would have been jealous of this empire. It comes at a cost though. This is not by far the only contributing factors of why America is so far in debt. A growing welfare state (mostly corporate welfare), the exhaustive police state, high unemployment, blank checks given to Congress, and most damaging, theā€¦

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