Any pretense that the US intended to seek justice or increase world stability via its so-called War on Terror has been dramatically overshadowed by increased global resentment toward the US, which has in fact generated more terror attacks around the world. It is precisely this legacy that continues today: ongoing US military violence abroad, increased domestic surveillance and repression at home, and a world more violent and less safe for all.
Repost: Are we on the Road to Civilisation Collapse? Our deep past is marked by recurring failure. What are the forces that precipitate or delay a collapse?