December 4, 2013

The World Has Never Been a Nice Place

Greg Scoblete, RealClearWorld

The Associated Press

There's a certain strain of hawkish commentary that seeks to draw a connection between a particularly horrific event (or series of events) abroad to the theme of American global leadership. In this telling, global horrors are not simply an American policy failure on some specific level, but a grim preview of the consequence of a supposed American withdrawal from the world.

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