The Future of America's Empire

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The Future of America's Empire

A look at how the U.S. chooses to use its power in the world and lessons to be learned the rise and fall of empires through the ages.

A look at how the U.S. chooses to use its power in the world and lessons to be learned the rise and fall of empires through the ages.

Guests

Bruce Fein

former associate deputy attorney general, Republican counsel during the Iran-contra hearings, and founding partner with the Lichfield Group

David Cole

professor of law at Georgetown University Law Center and author of "The Torture Memos: Rationalizing the Unthinkable". Previous books include "Less Safe, Less Free," and "Terrorism and the Constitution."

David Frum

editor, FrumForum.com, dedicated to the modernization and renewal of the Republican party and the conservative movement.

author of "Comeback: Conservatism That Can Win Again", and co-author of "An End to Evil: What's Next in the War on Terror;" former speechwriter and special assistant to President George W. Bush (2001-02).

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