I post this because in relation to the conversation that has occurred about imperialism and American society on the post about the Army Recruiting Station Protest.
On a side note, the opening lines of the first film in the series reminds me of the Lorax. Here's a description of the video series by the maker:
"This series is about how those in power have used Freud's theories to try and control the dangerous crowd in an age of mass democracy." - Adam Curtis