Online report of the Progressive Review. For 53 years, the news while there's still time to do something about it.
Included in this definition is the westward occupation. But the MIC didn't dominate until Polk invaded Mexico. Washington had a minimal military budget and set the example. Charles Sumner's 1845 The True Grandeur of Nations speech argues that the anti-imperial founders were not militarists in the global system. Pacifist Sumner's plan for world peace was a united nations legal structure plus disarmament. The former goal having been achieved, the road to the rule of law globally now is in disarmament, which the US challenges by a military system of international balances.
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