November 30, 2012
Obama Doctrine: Fixing America, Not the World
The Economist, The Economist
By cynical tradition "abroad" is where American presidents go to seek a legacy, after their domestic agendas have stalled. This is especially true of second-term presidents. As they lose momentum at home, the temptation is to head overseas in search of crises that only American clout can resolve.
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