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"Why the US has really gone broke" by Chalmers Johnson

It's not just that our tastes for foreign goods, including imported oil, exceed our ability to pay for them. We are financing them through massive borrowing. The economic disaster is military Keynesianism. Our short tenure as the world's lone superpower has come to an end.
for Chalmers Johnson's article published in: Le Monde diplomatique, Feb 2008, click on

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