America is Rome reincarnate

2.3.2021 kl. 18:34 - Sveinbjörn Þórðarson

America is Rome reincarnate. Like the Roman empire, the American empire is vastly powerful and unfathomably corrupt. Like Rome, America imposes her civilisation upon an ungrateful world. Like Rome, America needs bread, circuses and philosopher-statesmen to forestall and yet to hasten her demise. -- Lou Marinoff