Quote: Originally Posted by tober
And both are a form of what passes in the 21st Century for what was referred to as imperialism 150 years ago.
True, but any self purported history expert
, would have used the correct term, just saying.
Manifest Destiny was the 19th Century reference to the idea that eventually all of North America would be part of the US. Back around 2005 a Republican spokesmen in the Bush Administration was asked if Manifest Destiny was dead in US view, and he said no.
I didn't need anyone to tell me that, I posted a thread explaining how it was still alive and well, many many moons ago. Feel free to go through my archives and take a look.
No gay reference towards me in this post I see?
Please don't let us frighten you back into the closet if you just came out. You have the right to be here too.
But there's one towards me, lol.