I think it was uri avnery..? his name might be different, who wrote that it's all global order now, and nation-states are dissolving. still, we do have the centers of power and that iron lobby/money line between the u.s. and Israel. the u.s. must not be so popular either. did it say? is the u.s. right at the bottom next to Israel? the world doesn't like aggressive war-makers ? what a surprise.
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)
from the article: BBC poll: Israel among world's least popular nations