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Non-polarity Will Succeed American Unipolarity

Richard Haass, Pres. Council on Foreign Relations | April 16, 2008

The growing strength of other states, the challenges to US foreign, energy, and economic policy, and globalization, which has diluted state control, have all contributed to ending the era of American dominance. ++ The new distribution of power will lead to multiplied threats, unstable relationships and a leadership vacuum. ++ Maintaining order in a non-polar world will require joint and astute diplomacy.

 

 
 
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