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In Defence Of America

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The world has turned against the United States. Anti-American sentiments have swept the globe. Foreign leaders, pundits, and ordinary people decry the United States, at best proclaiming their heartbreak that the American values they once admired have vanished, and at worst condemning America as a criminal state beyond redemption. The invasion of Iraq, America's refusal to ...more
Hardcover, 184 pages
Published November 1st 2008
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A bit disappointing overall. Whilst there is some sense in what she says there are parts that just grossly simplify or overlook important subtleties. The US should be proud of the fact that it has virtually the highest standard of living (GDP per capita only behind Lichenstein and Luxembourg). But on any more reasonable measure the proportion of poor working 2 jobs to make ends meet, the lack of healthcare, the criem, the inequality etc suggest that quality of life is not directly linked to GDP ...more
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