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    Re: The Wealth Gap and the Collapse of the U.S.

Why Empires Crumble : The Downfall of Rome

 

“…The Romans were elitist and the majority of the people were not accepted as citizens; it undermined feelings of national identity and identification eventually leading to popular national movements in most of Europe. If you exclude most of the members of your empire, they will obviously grow disenchanted and be prone to revolt…”