Bill Ayers: America Is Over
Just because these comments are from Bill Ayers doesn't mean they shouldn't be considered.
One of the great dangers that we live in right now is... that the American Empire is in decline–that economically, and politically, and in some ways culturally, that we are in decline. And yet, the United States remains the most powerful, weaponized military system the Earth has ever known.
A powerful military standing on the foundation of a nation that no longer stands on values does sound like a recipe for trouble.