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Americans are the Chosen People. By Clifford Longley.

My friend John F just drew my attention to this 2003 piece that I found most informative. Thanks John. “As one demonstrator said to the cameras in Hyde Park last weekend, “The only thing that makes sense of what America … Continue reading

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The Coming Problem with American Exceptionalism: ‘The China Shock’

The problem with American exceptionalism, as one side of the gun control debate shows, is that it stops you learning anything from other countries. Exceptionalism is also in for a shock (‘The China Shock’) in around 2018 when China becomes … Continue reading

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