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If this coalition comes to fruition it will bring three quarters of the population of the world together, with the "largest amount of natural resources and largest pool of technical and scientific talent."
Originally posted by Volkgeister
Since when has corruption ever hindered a superpower
Isn't the US in Iraq because of the greed of a few
Originally posted by Killak420
So is the US and the EU and every other country and organization in the world.
Originally posted by vibetic
I'm not talking about greed, but corruption. Corruption played a major part in the demise of Soviet Union for example. Find any text about the Brezhnev era.
Originally posted by Kenshin
This was the last thing I expected To happen, but it is an excellent idea to challenge American dominance
perhaps we can adopt China's policy of killing protesters before things get out of hand like what happened in Tiannanmen Square
Originally posted by dubiousone
Wasn't it Dubya who said, "If you're not with us, you're agin' us." BTW, what is the U.S. doing to the protesters in Iraq?