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their empires as civilizing missions. Today the utopian rhetoric
of American exceptionalism masks the primary intent of the United
States to create, not actual colonies, but a global market subservient
to transnational capital."
"The United States has
745 bases in 120 countries."
Tony Benn, former British MP
"If we have to use force,
it is because we are America. We are the indispensable nation.
We stand tall. We see farther into the future."
U.S. Secretary of State, Madeleine
Albright, defending the use of cruise missiles against Iraq, February
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