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Needed: A New Foreign Policy

aklingel Wrote: Oct 11, 2012 11:41 AM
Sorry Cal. Saying "New Policy" assumes that there was a policy in existence in the first place.
Blair31 Wrote: Oct 11, 2012 11:50 AM
"Peace through Strength." That's what it should be. "If you want peace, prepare for war," as the old saying
goes. It worked with Reagan.
Petya Wrote: Oct 11, 2012 1:47 PM
Not sure if it worked for Reagan, or for military-industrial junta.

I guess Reagan had some reservations, so Junta attempted to whack him (1981). Ever since then Reagan was fully compliant with ALL of Junta demands. He didn't want to follow Kennedy to the grave.

On Monday, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney delivered a foreign policy speech to cadets at the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Va. He was correct in his indictment of the Obama administration for its numerous failures -- especially in the Middle East

-- and his embrace of Ronald Reagan's "peace through strength" philosophy.

A strong and respected America is less likely to be attacked.

The Obama administration's approach to foreign policy has been one of apology, genuflection to dictators and inconsistency. "...it is the responsibility of our president to use America's great power to shape history," Romney...