What all of this means is that the global systemic transition will in all likelihood become a lot bloodier and more chaotic than previously expected as the US aggressively destabilizes the world in a desperate attempt to delay its hegemonic decline and even perhaps reassert some of that same hegemony.
“This is bound to happen, as a super power slides down, it will do everything to stem the rot,” an observer based in Islamabad who has had a stint in the Middle East as an envoy says.
A Pakistani defense and geopolitical analyst’s view that “the US is in a desperate attempt to delay its hegemonic decline and even perhaps reassert some of that same hegemony” alludes to recent regime change pushed in Pakistan, another observer said.
President Joe Biden told workers at a plant (weapons-making facility) in Alabama that “We’re at an inflection point in history, for real — it comes along about every six or eight generations — where things are changing so rapidly that we have to be in control.” To his credit, this assessment of the global systemic transition’s acceleration is correct. According to him, Western Civilization is under threat from the supposedly autocratic forces of Russia and China, which he claimed at trying to erode Western democracy for purely ideological reasons. In response, he suggested that the US beef up its so-called “arsenal of democracy”, which is just his euphemism for indefinitely spiking military-technical expenditures. More here.