April 24, 2014
Overseas, Obama Projects a Whole Lot of Nothing
Dana Milbank, Washington Post
The Associated Press
Nothing is wrong with an American president spreading goodwill and eating good sushi, but the photo-op nature of the trip risks contributing to a perception that Obama’s Asian policy, and his foreign policy in general, is similarly itinerant. He’s seeing the sights, getting some good pics and moving along -- more tourist than architect of world affairs.
TAGGED: Asia Pivot, Barack Obama, U.S. Foreign Policy, Japan