Here is a well-articulated speech about the legacy of US greatness. The problem is that it wreaks of moral relativism. All those other countries are not too much greater than the USA now; as much as we might condemn the USA for collapsing.
District Court Judge David Harvey: “New Zealanders need to involve themselves in a forthcoming review of copyright law or they will "suffer what the conglomerates and corporates" hand to them”. (1)
“Judge David Harvey said copyright concerned everybody and urged people to become interested”. (2)
"We have to be interested in this, because if we aren't then we'll be told what will happen by the big, vested interests”. (3)