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Washington Wars

The Crash and Burn of Old Regimes: Washington Court Culture and Its Endless Wars

William J. Astore | Posted 07.12.2011 | World
William J. Astore

Our wars are eerily like those pursued by European monarchs in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries: conflicts carried out by professional militaries, largely funded by deficit spending, to protect the interests of a ruling elite.