The problem is that U.S. strategy has proven to be a failure. With spreading instability, those who have felt threatened have found an interested spokesman in Putin.
It is preferable for United States to be occasionally accused of not having practiced its values, rather than be accused of having abandoned them entirely.
In no Islamic text will there be found any justification whatsoever for all this death and violence.
America is the real empire. It uses the latest networking technologies only to carry out a colonial policy.
Kaplan believes that the current bloody conflicts in the Middle East are the result of the post-imperialism period
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The Sao Paolo Forum, which groups leftists, progressives and anti-neoliberals in Latin America and the Caribbean, is celebrating its 20th meeting in Bolivia this week. Perhaps the most important meeting to date, it comes at a time marked by important advances of the major powers in the region and the persistent efforts [Read more]
The Americans leave and, in a macabre substitution of circumstances, appear to be in chaos and state of disorientation. We have been waiting for a multipolar world, with counterweights and various powers, but we only see a retreat in which we inherit a vacuum.