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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

Empire

#america #empire

How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States

Daniel Immerwahr

2019

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2019-09-18

- Daniel Immerwahr, How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States (2019)

'the United States' = the 50 states
--- a republic ---
citizens enjoy constitutional rights

'America' = the 50 states + territories
--- an empire ---
territories need no
constitutional rights,
submit as subjects to American rule

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