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Mar 19, 2015. How America Became the World's Policeman. In his essay, “The Revolution Was,” the libertarian Garet Garrett commented on how. For example, the Mexican-American War 1846–1848 can be seen as one for empire in. Huge national debts were incurred and are still being paid by succeeding. So the question is not whether we need a world policeman, but who it will be.