The Main Reason For Collapsing Of Roman Empire And America

843 WordsMay 4, 20154 Pages
As Rome and America are the largest empire and country in their time, there are various similarities between them. Some similarities they both have are dominant power that both of them are powerful and have huge impact on other countries in their time and cultural diversity which they both have an open society made up of many people. Moreover, moral decline was the main reason for collapsing of Roman Emperor; America suffered the decline of moral value for a long time. In 2015, the decline of the moral is most considerable issue for America because the rate of single-parent families is rising and the greed in the corporations or organizations is increased as the same as Rome. Like the moral value decline in Rome was caused by the fall of father role in the families, America have been suffering from the moral decline because of the rise in the single-parent families. The rise in the single-parent families is the same kind of the fall of father authority because single-mothers’ rate is increased than the single-father’s rate. There were about 12 million single-parents families in U.S, and more than 80 percent were led by the single-mothers according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. Therefore, the role of father is declined; and the mothers play an important role in the single-parent family by working, doing housework and raising their kids. The more rising the single-mothers’ rate, the more failing the fathers’ authority in the families. However, Rome and
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