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Needed: A New Foreign Policy

Emilie3 Wrote: Oct 11, 2012 3:31 PM
Ha! We are not standing down. The powers that be here ensure that we keep our weapons capability no matter what "treaties" are signed. Don't be naive. Also, the Muslim radicals dont care about dying. Life is so cheap to them that their philosophy makes heroes out of suicide bombers.

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...