Tag Archives: Foreign Policy

Prager U: William Voegeli: Government: Is it Ever Big Enough?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat William Voegeli, like most hyper-partisan right-wingers, makes the classical obvious mistake of mixing up social democracy, or democratic socialism or whatever you prefer, with liberalism. In Europe, Liberals, are considered … Continue reading

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Hoover Institution: Colin Dueck: The Obama Doctrine: American Grand Strategy Today

Source: Hoover Institution: Colin Dueck: The Obama Doctrine: American Grand Strategy Today President Barack Obama laid out The Obama Doctrine in the spring of 2011. He obviously wanted to move away from the Bush Administration’s neoconservative unilateral military force is … Continue reading

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The National Interest: Leslie Gelb- What Should Be The Purpose of American Power?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe Les Gelb has the right attitude here and he’s someone who knows about American Power being the President of the Council of Foreign Relations. American Power, it depends on … Continue reading

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After Burner: Bill Whittle- Defense Debacle: Should Conservatives Cut Military Spending?

After Burner: Bill Whittle- Defense Debacle: Should Conservatives Cut Military Spending? I think its obvious the United States defense budget should be and has been on the table when it comes to deficit reduction. And it has been since the … Continue reading

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Secular Talk: U.S. Senator Tom Cotton First U.S. Senate Floor Speech

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I saw about twenty-minutes of Senator Tom Cotton’s first U.S. Senate floor speech. (Thank God for C-SPAN) And twenty-minutes was about all as I could take from the freshman Senator, … Continue reading

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PBS: Frost/Nixon The Complete Interviews- Foreign Policy

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus The real genius of the Nixon Presidency was the foreign policy. President Nixon and his National Security Director, could simply see things happening twenty-years in advance. I don’t believe we’ve … Continue reading

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Yal at UCSD: PBS Firing Line- Bill Buckley Interviewing Ron Paul on Foreign Policy and Taxes in 1988

    Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  Where Ron Paul loses me is when he comes out in favor of abolishing the CIA, an organization without which we would never have won the Cold War, because … Continue reading

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