Noam Chomsky remarked recently on this tenet in his essay Tomgram: Noam Chomsky, Why It's "Legal" When the U.S. Does It
"Take the Clinton doctrine. The Clinton doctrine was that the United States is entitled to resort to unilateral force to ensure "uninhibited access to key markets, energy supplies, and strategic resources." That goes beyond anything that George W. Bush said. But it was quiet and it wasn't arrogant and abrasive, so it didn't cause much of an uproar. The belief in that entitlement continues right to the present. It's also part of the intellectual culture...." http://www.tomdispatch.com/
Majia Here: That is the talk of EMPIRE.