“US imperialism is weakened. China andthe European imperialist countries are taking advantage of this to increase their influence. Russia also has stepped up its international activities. ”

The upswing of the struggle of the peoples and the emergence of anti-USgovernments of different types, the increasing penetration of European, Russian and Chinese imperialists that are competing with one another, also the advance of Brazil as an economic power, have relatively weakened US imperialism.