Our arrogance promoted an American empire backed by the most powerful military-industrial complex in the world. The military globalist intervention creates more problems for all citizens of the world as much as it maintain stability and peace. However, our personal liberties have been trashed, here, at home in the last decade. Ron Paul outlined the history of the current economic crisis, since the inception of the Federal Reserve system, the creation of the Monetary system after WWII, and the evolution of the “economic bubble”.
With the rising cost of oil, the U.S. continues to consume with abandon, undermining their economic independence. If America doesn’t remain the symbol for democracy, economic freedom, and scientific innovation, collapse is unavoidable. The West will be forced to change strategy, and learn to adapt to the emergence of the developing countries that has shaken the world.