The crises faced by Bush signal not only the errors of his
Administration but the end of imperialism itself--and the emergence of
new, more dangerous forces.
Instead of Bush's imperial presidency, America needs the vision of
Congressional progressives: rapid withdrawal from Iraq, universal
healthcare, campaign reform and a shift to renewable energy.
As a political marketing device, Bush's address was brilliant.
It did not take long for a term that not long ago was slanderous to become a cliché.
This article is excerpted from Gore Vidal's latest book, Imperial America, just published by Nation Books.
Is the United States--as so many have said, in celebration or dismay--a planet-mastering empire or not? The question presses upon us as George W.
Can someone win the presidency entirely on the basis of a negative asset?
In Central Asia, powerful players are competing for influence and energy sources.
A call to global activists meeting in India.
How "superpower syndrome" is ravaging the world.