American culture is frequently described as a "melting pot" created through several hundred years of immigration meshing cultures together. But there's something uniquely American weaved into our ideologies – imperialism. It drives foreign policy decisions and military actions. You didn't hear about it in grade school and parsing the details from news reports is confusing.
This episode of Happy Ending with Nando Vila uncovers what imperialism really means.
Founded in 2006, our mission is to provide citizens with the knowledge and perspectives essential to creating a more beautiful, just, sustainable, and democratic society.