The Majority of Americans Believe U.S. Global Power is in Decline
Back in 2004, just 20 percent of Americans felt that the United States was playing a less important role as world leader. Even though the reasons for the dramatic change of opinion are arguable, it can certainly be attributed to two long wars, economic chaos and the rise of a resurgent China.
Does the U.S. play a more or less important role as world leader compared to 10 years ago?