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How Our World Fell Apart
Townhall, by Ed Klein

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Posted By:Judy W., 7/24/2014 9:22:02 AM

Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world —W.B. Yeats, “The Second Coming” Wherever we look today—from the Fertile Crescent in the Middle East to the post-Cold War frontier in Ukraine to the South China Sea to our border with Mexico— our world appears to be falling apart. This naturally raises a serious question in the minds of many people: If America, the indispensable nation, had been doing its job of holding the global system together, couldn’t this chaos and anarchy have been avoided? The simple answer is, yes. But if you listen to Hillary Clinton, the unraveling of the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 7/24/2014 9:41:18 AM     (No. 9937961)

At some point, our external enemies, aided by our high ranking internal enemies, will execute their next big attack on the US. Will it be financial? Terrorist attack?, Political? All of them? There is no doubt that we will not be spared some sort of ´event´.

Are you prepared?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: craige, 7/24/2014 9:48:49 AM     (No. 9937972)

PAX AMERICANA.

Many believe the US should be in charge, and insure global order and peace.

The founders had something to say about foreign entanglements.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nonsense, 7/24/2014 10:23:12 AM     (No. 9938041)

It has not been not noted yet, except at HillBuzz by Kevin DuJan a Chicago native, that ValJar is not very smart. A dictator she may be, but not a very bright one. Making her even more dangerous in her ignorance.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pros7767, 7/24/2014 10:40:19 AM     (No. 9938065)

That Caroline Kennedy was shocked that ValJar was running the show speaks to just how ignorant she is. Even us lowly Ldotters were well aware of that.

We can also credit the Kennedy family for Obamanation. Their endorsement significantly helped him.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Sanchin, 7/24/2014 10:51:40 AM     (No. 9938091)

Yes, the world is falling apart rapidly and Obama and his crew are in many ways responsible both directly and indirectly. BUT lets not kid ourselves into believing this is only the result of him and that the seeds of destruction were not planted decades ago.

The truly sad thing is that there is no one capable of putting things together and right. America has become too Balkanized along social, political and economic lines. No one person can lead when such deep divisions exists between the peoples of a society. We are the size of Europe and we are no longer a homogeneous culture nor a melting pot. Without a strong coherent America, the world will continue to descend into chaos. What happens after that has been recorded countless time throughout history.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: bpl40, 7/24/2014 10:54:41 AM     (No. 9938097)

In two steps. November 2008 and November 2012.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 7/24/2014 10:59:57 AM     (No. 9938115)

The massive flaw in the American diamond was discovered by Thomas Jefferson. He knew that the minute the voters found out they could coerce cash from the treasury, the jig would be up. Well, the jig has been up for America since the Reconstruction era post Civil War. That packed in the powder. Then came Theodore and his Social Security socialist experiment ponzi scheme. That nailed it shut and set the fuse. Then came Johnson with is "Great Society" racism that set one class of people above all others and that lit the fuse. It was only a matter of time from then on.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/24/2014 11:30:09 PM     (No. 9939082)

OPM and greed.



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