One of the key powers in the World, the United States of America is a leading power in military, political, and economic influence across the world, though its economy was hurt one of the most badly by the 1946 recession, many companies went bankrupt. The USA has the second most military in the world following China, and is a role model for democratic political ideas. Since the US has many cultures mixed into one, it does not have very strong cultural influence as well a religious. America is a powerful country that is very active in the Space race. America had to first man on the moon, like OTL.