America is Empire.
Our foreign policy is to promote and protect multinational corporations, put down obstructionist democracies, sell arms, and engage in perpetual war.
We protect the interests of our arms customers and US corporations by patrolling the planet with war ships and stationing American troops on almost 1,000 US military bases in 150 countries around the world.
Every gun, bomb, missile, and bullet the military has to buy lines the pockets of the military-industrial complex. Every ship, plane, tank, and truck means profits to Wall Street, aircraft manufacturers, shipbuilders and arms manufacturers.
American taxpayers foot the bill for the world’s largest military.
What do we have to show for it? Rich arms dealers and arms manufacturers, wealthy contractors, banks, and lobbyists.
And Americans hated around the world…
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