reading this section of rhizome: The despot
with Oliver Stone's Untold History of the United States. It's the combinations that work, almost sideways, that illuminate us .
How history learns us and we learn it.
As a new colder war for some and a hotter more savage war for others has begun the president of the United States reminding everyone that the days of gunboat diplomacy are far from over .
the word despot comes to mind ... and behind the notion and nation of despot the formation of an imperial tyranny?