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Unformatted text preview: North Texas Debate Hegemony Bad Jarious/Louie MGW Hegemony Bad Index Hegemony Bad Index 1 ***Uniqueness*** 2 North Texas Debate Hegemony Bad Jarious/Louie MGW Uniqueness: Hegemony Collapsing Americans hegemonic dominance as come to an end, Middle Eastern states are becoming increasing less subservient and complacent to its intervention The New Nation 6-25-10 Engr. Mirza Ferdous Alam http://nation.ittefaq.com/issues/2010/06/25/news0989.htm After the collapse of Soviet Union, the US took the global leadership as the lone super power and bestowed itself with the responsibility to look after the world affair with commanding posture. The responsibility includes meddling in geopolitical issue which the US thinks related to its interest and interest of its allies. From American perspective, its interest spreads in many dimensions all over the world and the directives in resolving those must be falling in line of its choosing. For the last couple of years perception of developing countries vis--vis America has been changing, especially in the Middle East due to America's special "rock solid" relation with the state of Israel and over enthusiasm for the countries ruled by dictators. In the post recession new world order, the US appears to have lost the edge of hegemonic weight. It is not winning wars in recent time, putting itself into quagmire in two wars waged by them unilaterally, not achieving success in resolving important world affairs despite repeated rhetoric of success by its diplomats and not managing its domestic economy efficiently which is flooded with toxic assets arouse due to credit crunch of housing bubble. Consequently, the developing countries of the world are not very keen to provide unconditional support to the US dictates any more. From the point of view of these upcoming countries, " risk of paying price for not obeying American directives is a distant possibility". The massive show of flexing muscle over brain burst a global perception bubble about America's intentions, capabilities and reason . With the massive burden of National Debt of 13 trillion Dollars on top of its shoulder, the US has been bogged down in war in two fronts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Benefit cost analysis after many years of military campaign in these regions will not reveal encouraging numbers for the war pundits who inspired and influenced President Bush Junior to get into the mess. The prevailing state of affairs within the US and ever deteriorating war situation appears to curtail its ability to launch more major wars in the area , although appetite for waging war seems very much engrossed in the mindset of the remnants of neocon hawks within the Obama Administration. In this precarious situation, the US can go for another war with only borrowed money from either China or Saudi Arabia. The prospective donors do not seem to have the generosity to invest money in America's potential new war project!...
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