December 26, 2012

When Will We Finally Have a World Government?

George Dvorsky, io9

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Political scientists and science fiction writers alike have long been taken with the idea that humans would one day form a global government. Yet few of us take this prospect very seriously, often dismissing it as an outright impossibility or very far off in the future. Given the rapid pace of globalization, however, it would seem that humanity is inexorably headed in this direction. So how long will it take us to build a world government? We talked to an expert to find out.

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TAGGED: NATO, China, United States, Europe, Global Government, World Government, United Nations, UN

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