SCOOP! Michael Hudson: America has Just Destroyed a Great Empire

New Essay by Michael Hudson Herodotus (History, Book 1.53) tells the story of Croesus, king of Lydia c. 585-546 BC in what is now Western Turkey and the Ionian shore of the Mediterranean. Croesus conquered Ephesus, Miletus and neighboring Greek-speaking realms, obtaining tribute and booty that made him one of the richest rulers of his … Continue reading SCOOP! Michael Hudson: America has Just Destroyed a Great Empire