I often hear people referring to America’s greatness as stemming from its aggressive stance in conquering anything (and everything). We settled the Old West through our ‘rugged determinism’, and ‘tamed the Wild Beasts’ (i.e. Native Americans), through the use of powerful guns and legislation to control those who were left. Conquering Mt. Everest was seen […] Continue American Aggression – Nature Or Now Rude Behavior???