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The USA's Place In The World

Wed Aug 06, 2003 4:02 pm

A very interesting take on this issue, which has at times resounded through this very forum, was analysed in a paper delivered for The Centre for Independent Studies in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday.

Entitled "Gulliver Unbound: Can America Rule the World?" by Josef Joffe, a short edited version can be seen here:
http://www.abc.net.au/public/s917613.htm

And the complete lecture at:
http://www.cis.org.au/

And the conclusion after this analysis - nothing really earth shattering I suppose - we need the USA and the USA needs us.
So I guess if we all work at looking at things in this perspective we'll all get along just fine.


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