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The Other Susan Rice File
Wall Street Journal, by Bret Stephens

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/11/2012 5:55:35 AM

The trouble with a newspaper column lies in the word limit. Last week, I wrote about some of Susan Rice´s diplomatic misadventures in Africa during her years in the Clinton administration: Rwanda, Ethiopia, the Democratic Republic of Congo. But there wasn´t enough space to get to them all. And Sierra Leone deserves a column of its own. On June 8, 1999, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Ms. Rice, then the assistant secretary of state for African affairs, delivered testimony on a range of issues, and little Sierra Leone was high on the list.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kanphil, 12/11/2012 6:11:07 AM     (No. 9058937)

Interesting story. Seems to me she is rather typical of the Black Widow spiders the One has in his retinue.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: miceal, 12/11/2012 6:21:05 AM     (No. 9058942)

And you wonder what is wrong with our State Department and the dolts it hires.....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jebediah, 12/11/2012 6:32:32 AM     (No. 9058954)

But how can anyone object to Susan Rice: she is, after all, a BLACK and a WOMAN? Martin Luther King´s admonition to observe the character of a candidate rather than the color of his/her skin (or gender) is totally out the window in this brave new P.C. world!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nimby, 12/11/2012 8:14:43 AM     (No. 9059069)

I honestly am tired go hearing about the incompetency of this woman. Where else other than in the Goobermint do incompetent people flourish?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: oh-heck, 12/11/2012 9:35:23 AM     (No. 9059227)

This is the classic Progressive approach. When you want peace, pressure your local partner to let his former enemy into the inner sanctum. When the situation blows up, tell your allies that you got the last one, its their turn this time.

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