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Kerry's 'Realism' Slips Into Callousness

Michael3116 Wrote: Dec 31, 2012 10:20 AM
Kerry, looks at a situation and determines who has the most blood on their hands and that's who he sides with after all he does love the blood of the peasants.

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...