August 23, 2011

George W. Bush's Third Term

Walter Russell Mead, The American Interest

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The most irritating argument anyone could make in American politics is that President Obama, precisely because he seems so liberal, so vacillating, so nice, is a more effective neoconservative than President Bush. As is often the case, the argument is so irritating partly because it is so true.

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TAGGED: Libya, Barack Obama, Middle East, George W. Bush

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