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Originally posted by TupacShakur
reply to post by filosophia
What's this dude talking about......of course it was a turning point. We entered two wars that continue almost a decade later, and we've lost thousands of troops and spent trillions of dollars. The Patriot Act which undermined our Constitution was passed as a result of it, and you'd think that the document which frames and restricts our government being violated by our government would be a pretty big turning point....edit on 5-9-2011 by TupacShakur because: to edit my post
As for the future, it is much more likely to be defined by the United States' need to put its economic house in order;
It is and would be wrong to make opposition to terrorism the centerpiece of what responsible governments do in the world.