June 3rd, 2008
Santa Cruz, California
Received by FAB
I am here, Benjamin Franklin.
Yes, we can see many power shifts on the earth. The loss of moral credibility and disastrous policies of the United States is certainly hastening the end of its hegemony. But simultaneously, arising from the people of the world, including the people of the United States, is a growing power of awareness and cooperation. It is this movement that is occupying our attention and care.
And yes, you are correct that a new international order is in the making, in contrast to the mode of domination that has characterized human affairs for so long. And this new order will arise by the will of the people.