February 3, 2014

The End of American Exceptionalism

Peter Beinart, National Journal

The Associated Press

The very attributes conservatives say make America special—religiosity, patriotism, and mobility—are ones they've inadvertently undermined. Is it any wonder millennials are less impressed with their country?

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TAGGED: Barack Obama, American Exceptionalism


January 23, 2014
Benghazi and the Smearing of Chris Stevens
Greg Hicks, Wall St Journal
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January 22, 2014
Obama's Middle East Recessional
Adam Garfinkle, The American Interest
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January 21, 2014
The Recessional 'Obama Doctrine'
Victor Davis Hanson, National Review
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January 21, 2014
Get Ready -- America Is Pulling Back
Gideon Rachman, Financial Times
The deep reluctance of Barack Obama’s administration to get involved militarily in the Syrian conflict has fuelled accusations that America is pulling back from the Middle East. But European policy makers are also worried.... more ››
January 23, 2014
U.S.-Iran Relations After Obama
Robert Mason, The Diplomat
The nuclear issue may be defused for now, but multiple factors could continue to undermine relations. more ››