Interview with Ex-Powell Aide Wilkerson "A Leaderless, Directionless Superpower"

Lawrence Wilkerson, 60, was instrumental in helping then Secretary of State Colin Powell assemble the dossier against Saddam Hussein and Iraq. Now, however, he is one of the Bush Administration's sharpest critics. He spoke with SPIEGEL about America's disdain for international law, Vice President Dick Cheney's oversized influence, and the loss of US moral authority.