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How America Became A Superpower

The United States of America grew from a colony to a superpower in just 200 amazing years.

How America Became A Superpower

America grew from a colony to a superpower in 200 years. With over 800 military bases around the globe, the U.S. is easily the most powerful nation on earth. But it wasn’t always this way. The U.S. once played an insignificant role in global affairs. This video lays out the transformation in a virtual history lesson.

Preview: Vladimir Putin reveals what he admires about America

Russian President Vladimir Putin was among those heading to the United Nations to address the General Assembly for the first time in more than a decade. Although this video was produced in Sept., 2015, it is of great interest due to the first-hand comments from the Russian President on what he admires about America. Charlie Rose sat down for a one-on-one interview with the Russian leader for "60 Minutes" and looked at what Putin thinks of America and how the world views him.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6426OZFzcvM Read more [...]