Why Empires Fall


Foreshadowing President Obama’s first Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel who said, “You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before,” FDR used this crisis to forever change the very structure of American government.

crew-22312Two hundred and fifty years was the usual saying about how long empires existed.

That was then, this is now.

As warfare become more sophisticated and political leaders become more inept, civilizations can be wiped of the map including the entire world if the worlds, dictators, despots, an yes U.S. Russian, North Korean and Chinese inept “Leaders are not quickly whisked away to rubber rooms. 

by Dr. Robert Owens

gPZzYIGEKulzmbD1LRh-poB9ftdr-IoH47r5nnfqlxzE9LRo2cx2uo3D-iEqAMlYirP1zJTidG3ZmUSXyZuS9OP5r320Z8SiENxCq0EjJ23MOxaQwEguK_YRsG9lu1bRtE9R0hT_3WPCsa9UfuTDeTz-HDbFBqklPzwOZsVYIaP_S509W5EI1Wm4rM66Dwd7HR21JMDM7c6LdA=s0-d-e1-ftThe Fall of the Roman Empire

In the late fourth century, the Western Roman Empire crumbled after a nearly 500-year run as the world’s greatest superpower. Historians have blamed the collapse on hundreds of different factors ranging from military failures and crippling taxation to natural disasters and even climate change


The Ottoman Empire

Chronological information on the Ottoman Empire: Start Date: 1299. End Date:1923. Total Duration: 624 years.


Although the generalization is usually applied to republics, according to Sir John Glubb…

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