You're kidding. England (The United Kingdom) is really the nation that gave birth to the US; yes, it was a hard labor. We have adopted her language (and have given it our part…icular spin, to be sure) and The UK has become our strongest ally and friend. A great deal of our legal codes have come to us from the UK, and we share many cultural and social values. Not least, many citizens in the US trace family lineage back to British lands. The UK is short for United Kingdom and is not just England...The parts are England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland... .
The main contribution we gave USA was tea and they didnt want to pay the tax on it...thats where it all went wrong, now the USA is the joke of the rest of the world!!! . (MORE)
The Bay of Pigs invasion caused President Kennedy to come across asinexperienced and didn't show the country in a strong light. Theattempt at the overthrow of Fidel Castro cam…e across as half-bakedand incompetent, and directed caused the Cuban Missile Crisis. (MORE)
1. In Vietnam, the commanding General was ALWAYS (on TV & Newspapers) asking for "...more men..." then he could win the war..
2. We were winning the war...the communists were… beaten, they won't last through Christmas..
3. TET '68; people's mouth's were froze in the open position with a spoon of food held before their open mouth's as they witnessed the "defeated enemy" over-running the US Embassy in Saigon, on nation wide TV. (MORE)
The Secretary of State and the President. But ultimately it ought to be the people (and I mean people, not corporate business interests) because we elect the President and Sen…ate who choose and confirm the Secretary of State. (MORE)
During President Obama's speech on the Middle East he stated that that the priorities of the US were to ensure economic stability in various regions, support the spread of dem…ocracy, and defend human rights. The US also tries to achieve a higher sense of national security when dealing with these issues. What is good for the goose is good for the gander, especially in our globalized society. (MORE)
Our methods to contain communist expansion in the world and continued development of new nuclear and hydrogen bombs increased our power and contributed to the nuclear disaster… in Russia and the end of the cold war. (MORE)