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Michael Brenner’s: “America, The Disgraced Super-power”


John G. Messerly


Reason and Meaning

January 01, 2017

Another great piece that conveys the severity of our situation is “America, The Disgraced Super-power: The America we have known and imagined is ended. It never will return,” The Huffington Post, November 16, 2016, by Michael Brenner, Senior Fellow, the Center for Transatlantic Relations; Professor of International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh. Brenner’s thesis is that, although America has always been a seriously flawed nation, the USA has taken a cataclysmic turn, and it is slowly becoming a failed state. Here are a few excerpts:


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Posted by instamatic  on  01/02  at  01:33 PM

To vote for Trump is the ultimate act of political immaturity

You didn’t mention Hillary or even the election, and the fact that many voted GOP in opposition to her—not for Trump. Will leave it at that.






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