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Kerry's 'Realism' Slips Into Callousness

goldilocks Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 9:47 AM
Republicans are amusing.
Sonny13 Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 10:54 AM
Still wearing your cow-patty cap, by the way are you related to Michael Moore?
Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 10:18 AM
DEAR STUPID....NONE OF US HERE identify ourselves as Republicans!! You need to get new memos from your Dark Overlords......check your plausibility index.

WHEN IT COMES to foreign policy, John F. Kerry is no John F. Kennedy.

In his 1961 inaugural address, the 35th president of the United States declared that Americans would "pay any price, bear any burden" in their ongoing defense of liberty and human rights "at home and around the world." Like other presidents before and since – Harry Truman, Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush – JFK believed that it was America's destiny to advance freedom and democratic self-government, and oppose the world's tyrants. This is the "idealist" approach to US foreign policy.

Kerry sees America's role differently. For nearly...