Are We Witnessing the Emergence of a New World Order?;Tom Engelhardt

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"Geopolitically speaking, when it comes to war and the imperial principle, we may be in uncharted territory. Take a look around and you’ll see a world at the boiling point. From Ukraine to Syria, South Sudan to Thailand, Libya to Bosnia, Turkey to Venezuela, citizen protest is sparking not just disorganization, but what looks like, to coin a word, de-organization at a global level. Increasingly, the unitary status of states, large and small, old and new, is being called into question. Civil war, violence and internecine struggles of various sorts are visibly on the rise. In many cases, outside countries are involved and yet in each instance state power seems to be draining away to no other state’s gain. So here’s one question: Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?...Perhaps this is a road we’ve never been down before, an actual new world order.

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I think many of us who read here see the boiling p... by Susan Lee Schwartz on Wednesday, Mar 5, 2014 at 3:09:51 PM
Before a New World Order can begin, first we must ... by Ruthy Chandler on Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 9:49:18 AM
The new world order already began, this is why the... by jean labrek on Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 7:22:04 PM
 Whatever. Let the sheeple have the New Worl... by Howard Lewis on Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 10:39:48 PM
The uncharted territory is outer space. The force... by molly cruz on Friday, Mar 7, 2014 at 10:15:00 AM