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The Republican Obsession

Corbett_ Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 1:34 PM
Delta -- Kuwait? Do you mean the place Saddam asked if he could invade and got explicit US permission before crossing the border? THAT Kuwait? Remember. it was only after our true masters in Saudi Arabia demanded we attack Iraq that Kuwait was a problem. Until then, we egged Saddam on. He was our valued ally.

If last week's hearing for Chuck Hagel raised questions about his capacity to be secretary of defense, the show trial conducted by his inquisitors on the tribunal raised questions about the GOP.

Is the Republican Party, as currently constituted, even capable of conducting a foreign policy befitting a world power? Or has it learned nothing and forgotten nothing since George W. Bush went home and the nation rejected John McCain for Barack Obama?

Consider the great foreign issues on the front burner today.

Will the Japan-China clash over islets in the South China Sea, now involving warplanes and warships...