collapse of US

poVoq
link
fedilink
22 urte

Maybe it will become a federation of mostly independent states… oh wait :)

The problem is that this federation of mostly independent states has one giant military with over 800 bases around the globe.

poVoq
link
fedilink
22 urte

Which would turn into corporate sponsored mercenaries in your “collapse of the US” scenario. So basically the same as now.

I think that if US breaks up there wouldn’t be a single unified military anymore. Plenty of states hate each other, so it’s far more likely that there would be a bunch of states pursuing their own interests as opposed to a single nation projecting unified power globally. Collapse of US would certainly lead to the end of global hegemony as well.

We can also look at what happened after USSR collapsed, and that was a far more civilized process than what will happen when US collapses.

@vivivox@lemmy.ml
creator
link
fedilink
32 urte

Only if we don’t organize.

Create a post

A loosely moderated place to ask open ended questions

If your post is

  1. Open ended
  2. Not offensive
  3. Not regarding lemmy support (c/lemmy_support)
  4. not ad nauseam inducing (please make sure its a question that would be new to most members)

it’s welcome here!

  • 0 users online
  • 6 users / day
  • 37 users / week
  • 134 users / month
  • 411 users / 6 months
  • 8 subscribers
  • 1.2K Posts
  • 12.5K Comments
  • Modlog