The 3 Minute Download: Michael Parenti, Tina Foster and Paul Craig Roberts

Tonight on The 3 Minute Download, in the last half-century we have witnessed a dramatic expansion of American corporate power into every corner of the world, accompanied by an equally awesome growth in US military power. The United States is a super power but has forgotten about its own people (the republic). Plus, The week-long 2010 United Nations General Assembly conference is set to begin Sept. 23 and will continue until Sept. 30 at the UN headquarters in New York. As world leaders gathered at the United Nations Thursday, US President Barack Obama reminded the international community about a the global commitment to human rights.