World Government (One)

This term, with a long and rich history of usage is currently seen with great suspicion among many conservatives - and hopefully among many progressives. For the former, this idea reflects an overreach of power that threatens sovereignty similar to growing federal power (aka Common Core)- when compared to state, family and individual freedoms. For these, the growing power of the United Nations and increasing talk of international law raise the spectre of a global power hegemony or  “New World Order” that restricts freedoms - and literally fulfills Biblical prophecy .

For others, all this talk sounds paranoid and conspiratorial - with the aspiration towards larger order in the global system simply a reflection of growing cooperation among nations and a newfound sense of interdependency that will primarily lead to positive consequences in the world through enhanced collaboration and accountability to shared values. 

There is currently no content classified with this term.