******it was carefully engineered******
indeed, and the reason is to hook other countries with a taste of capitalism/egotism. (globalism)
ones now have a psychological stake in America and will do anything to preserve "the hand that feeds them". Add to that the "dream come true" and inclusiveness of a black (non-white) president and a female secretary-of-state and the illusion is complete with an example of credibility.
It is globalization by complicity rather than forceful/violent invasions.
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