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Why Obama Ignored Iraq
FrontPage, by Daniel Greenfield

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Posted By:Judy W., 7/7/2014 6:49:55 AM

ISIS marching through Iraq has smashed the media’s taboo against criticizing Obama’s foreign policy. Substantive discussions are taking place about why his foreign policy is such a miserable failure. And they mostly miss the point. Liberal journalists still proceed from the fallacy that there was a foreign policy debate between neo-conservative interventionists and liberal non-interventionists. These are a series of digested Bush era talking points that have no relationship to reality since Bush’s foreign policy on Iraq carried over from Bill Clinton. It’s why Hillary gets so uncomfortable when she has to discuss her vote on Iraq.

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This is pretty astute. Obama does not see America as a nation but as a vehicle to further his ideological program. If an issue doesn´t fit into that program he´s not interested, and Iraq doesn´t fit.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jinx, 7/7/2014 7:50:28 AM     (No. 9913506)

I hope the Republicans hold Hillary´s feet to the fire on her speech to Congress when she voted for the war in Iraq. She got up and said that after ten years of investigative work, she had come to the conclusion that the war was the right thing to do. Obama is really disconnected to anything not on a golf course. He cannot see that those illegals that he is championing are coming here for a better life because the Communist countries run by dictators or drug cartels are not working. He really is "stuck on stupid". His mentors, Frank Marshall and Valerie Jarrett, really did a job on him.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Felixcat, 7/7/2014 8:18:18 AM     (No. 9913540)

There are only two things Obama cares about: bringing America down to the level of any other third world country and golf.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: georgia peach, 7/7/2014 8:35:46 AM     (No. 9913556)

Finally,someone not only gets it but explains it perfectly.Thank you.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 7/7/2014 9:21:51 AM     (No. 9913607)

this was worth saving. thank you Mr Greenfield...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: harper, 7/7/2014 3:58:27 PM     (No. 9914121)

Comforting to know I am not the only whacko out her.

BO IS the first post-American President, leader of a post-American Party and the Father of "The Smirk."



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