US Health Care
During the government shutdown, Obamacare has been the whipping boy for the Tea Party activists. I view Obamacare as an excellent first step in rectifying the most inefficient and unfair health care delivery system of all developed countries. In this article, its most important features are reviewed.
It is argued that the “Empire Era” is finished. Nation-states now have to share global NGOs, multinational corporations, and international organizations. In addition, information revolutions have fragmented power further.
This is the first part of a two part series on global power.
Who is most powerful globally? Historians, economists, and others have written extensively on this subject, often in terms of empires. Amazon lists more than 5,000 books on …