Sunday, March 23, 2003

We have become acculturated to Empire. Stephen Brill thinks he's being fair and generous by acknowledging that the ground has shifted beneath our feet, but he is not. He is describing a shift from covert and de facto to overt empire. The former can coexist after a fashion with a democracy. The latter can not. He is lying first to himself and then to us.

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