March 4, 2014

A World Without Consequences

David Rothkopf, Foreign Policy

The Associated Press

This is the message that America's recent foreign-policy actions -- or rather its relative inaction and fecklessness -- from Syria to the Central Africa Republic, from Egypt to Anbar province, from the East China Sea to the Black Sea, have helped to send. We have gone from Pax Americana to Lox Americana. Our policy time and time again has effectively been to just lie there like a fish.

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TAGGED: Vladimir Putin, Bashar Al-Assad, Barack Obama, United States, Crimea, Ukraine, Russia, Syria

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