I pretty much agree. I will say that the difference between the Federalists and todaya Trotskyites Neocons is that while corrupt, the Federalists were nationalists and patriotic. Also anti slavery. The neocons on the other hand believe in a wilsonian agenda and permanent revolution by any means Necessary. They are not patriotic. Ultimately the policies don't seem to differ too much, just the intellectual trappings.
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