USA - 'Land of the Free' ?

By Alfred Mendes
World War 2 marked a turning point in America's role on the global scene, inasmuch as she was now not only the wealthiest country in the world - but also the strongest militarily. In short, she would now, once again, be able to concentrate more aggressively than before on ridding the world of that thorn in her capitalist side: communism. More