Corporate Power And Military Power Essay

1751 Words May 16th, 2016 null Page
"We Americans are the ultimate innocents. We are forever desperate to believe that this time the government is telling us the truth."(Sydney Schanberg) America has the biggest Military compared to the whole world. This type of Military size has granted America, the world superpower, nickname. It has cost us, taxpayers, billions of dollars out of your pockets; this is leaving only 1% of US citizens own almost the wealth of America. Our own government has given contracts to corporations in the Military complex. Corporations make billions of dollars while paying foreign workers a low amount close to anything. Corporate power has become out of control. Their power to change laws and regulations has given them access like it never had before. Corporate and Military power has controlled the path of the US. It has shaped this nation to what it is known as today. Corporate and Military power is a horrible thing. They have made a lot conflicts with enemies and lives were lost; we spent billions of dollars on unnecessary wars. Corporations and Military should be kept in control with strict laws and regulations.
The United States since its foundation was built on war and military power. We used military power to take this land from the Native Americans. We are all immigrants from another country who got greedy for land. Many tribes lost their land to white people. Corporate power was the one of the main reasons the Lakota people lost their land. The need for railroads for corporate…

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