end of history
Dear Sancho Governor of cheap Isle,
In 1984, the same date obtained by George Orwell inverting the last two ciphers of 1948, Paul Kennedy published “The rise and fall of the Great Powers”, forecasting the collapse of the United States’ Empire and the subsequent take over by the communist Big Brother.
He got it wrong. The weakened Russian bear was already gasping and the “perestroikan” tamer Gorbachev forced him to its last dance. Leggi il seguito di questo post »