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Obama’s Unserious Foreign Policy And
America’s Permanent War Footing

The Federalist, by Angelo Codevilla

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/31/2014 4:52:51 AM

Obama’s address on the State Of The Union showed the lack of seriousness about international affairs by which his Administration has been making the world ever more dangerous for Americans. The passages on war and peace, like the rest of the speech, consisted of patent untruths loosely related to Administration programs – the former meant to justify the latter. Whatever one might think of Obama’s domestic agenda, these couplets reflected a serious intent to advance it. Thus, because ”climate change” is the cause of Western drought and Eastern floods, Obama will impose new restrictions on the use of fossil fuels; and

      


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